The Department of Watershed Sciences combines coursework and research in aquatic ecology, hydrology, geomorphology, and climate science into an integrative interdisciplinary aquatic sciences program.  Our degree programs prepare students for careers in natural resources research and management.

MS and PhD Programs in:

  • Ecology
  • Fisheries Biology
  • Watershed Science

Graduate Specializations:
MS and PhD Ecology - Aquatic Ecology
MS and PhD in Fisheries Biology - Conservation Biology, Fisheries Management
MS and PhD in Watershed Science - Watershed Ecology, Watershed Hydrology, Watershed Management, Geomorphology and Earth Surface Processes

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Scholarships and Fellowships: