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FW 556 - Wildlife Conservation Ethics

  • 3 credits
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Effective wildlife conservation requires a strong moral foundation. Refine your own land ethic while exploring the philosophy of major influencers in American conservation ethics.

Important Information

Bachelor's degree or any level ecology or wildlife management course recommended. Offered online only.

Textbooks and Materials

Section 801


  • A Sand County Almanac with Essays on Conservation from Round River (1966)
    Oxford University Press, Inc.
  • Aldo Leopold and the Ecological Conscience (2002)
    Knight, R. L., and S. Riedel
    ISBN: 9780195348835
    Not available at the CSU Bookstore

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


Ed Arnett
Ed Arnett

Dr. Ed Arnett is an Adjunct Faculty member in the Dept. of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology at Colorado State University since 2014. He also is Chief Executive Officer for The Wildlife Society – the professional society for wildlife biologists and students with more than 11,000 members. He has extensive experience in wildlife management, research, and policy in North America.