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FW 579 - Wildlife Conservation Policy - Current Events

  • 3 credits

This course investigates the historical underpinnings and the current and future consequences of current United States’ fish and wildlife conservation policy (e.g., climate change, renewable energy, endangered species legislation). 

This course can be applied toward:


NR-515 or equivalent course in political science recommended; introductory course in natural resources management recommended.

Important Information

Registration is restricted to FWCB Plan C Masters students until June 10. Any seats remaining in the course will be available to non-Plan C students at that time. 


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.