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FISHERIES AND AQUATIC SCIENCES


The Department of Watershed Sciences

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Students of fisheries and aquatic sciences learn the skills necessary to understand and manage freshwater fish populations. This study also includes an understanding of the relationships among physical, chemical and biological components of aquatic ecosystems.

Graduates of this program may go on to work as scientists and managers for state and federal natural resource agencies, researchers, or as professionals for environmental consulting firms, nonprofit environmental firms, and water-based industries.

Curriculum can meet the USA Federal Government's Office of Personnel Management requirements for the Fish Biologist Series.

Melanie Conrad

ACADEMIC ADVISOR


Melanie Conrad

NR 120
435.797.3375

melanie.conrad@usu.edu

Melanie brings her experience in academic advising, and her love for students to help them succeed in their education and future careers.

  • Semester-by-semester planning
  • Connecting with clubs
  • Changing your major
  • Academic success resources
Dr. Peter Wilcock

FACULTY ADVISOR


Dr. Peter Wilcock

NR 210
435.797.2463

peter.wilcock@usu.edu Directory Listing
  • Career planning
  • Graduate school planning
  • Undergraduate research opportunities
  • Selecting degree program electives