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New Research Advocates Basic Strategy for Native Fish Recovery: Access to Water

New Research Advocates Basic Strategy for Native Fish Recovery: Access to Water

01/18/2022

Research from Casey Pennock, Phaedra Budy, Wally Macfarlane, and Jack Schmidt shows that something as seemingly simple as maintaining natural streamflow in a river is absolutely critical for fish populations.

WATS is Hiring a USGS Co-op Fish & Wildlife Research Unit Research Fish Biologist

WATS is Hiring a USGS Co-op Fish & Wildlife Research Unit Research Fish Biologist

01/14/2022

The tenure-track Assistant Professor position application period is open through February 17.

A Lake in Peril: Researchers Participate in First Summit on Threats to the Great Salt Lake

A Lake in Peril: Researchers Participate in First Summit on Threats to the Great Salt Lake

01/11/2022

The iconic Great Salt Lake is in serious trouble, and lawmakers are noticing. Water levels in the lake have reached record lows. The first Great Salt Lake Summit happened this month, inviting experts from around the country, including researchers from USU...