Events Archive

Wood-Rich Rivers: A Scarce Resource

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 3:10pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E0164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The Graduate Student Organization

of the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management

presents the seminar:

 

"Wood-Rich Rivers: A Scarce Resource"

by

Dr. Ellen Wohl
of the Department of Geosciences at Colorado State University

Date: Friday September 22, 2017

Time: 3:10-4:00 PM

From Kenya to Montana

Friday, September 8, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E0164 Lagomarcina Hall
Event Type: 

 

 

The Graduate Student Organization

of the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management

presents the seminar:

 

"From Kenya to Montana: an overview of cattle-wildlfie coexistence in Africa,
and an update on a successful first summer at NREM's new Rod and Connie French Conservation Camp"

by

2017 Welcome Picnic

Monday, August 28, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: 
Maple Shelter, Brookside Park
Event Type: 

 

Join us for a beginning of the year welcome picnic. We'll have great food and fun, including NREM clubs and door prizes!

Monday August 28, 2017
5:30-7:30PM
Maple Shelter at Brookside Park

 

 

 

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2017 NREM New-Student Mini Camp

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Location: 
Story County Conservation Center, McFarland Park
Event Type: 

When:  Saturday August 26, 2017 (8:00 am-3:00 pm)

Where:  Story County Conservation Center, McFarland Park (56461 180th Street, Ames, Iowa 50010 (515-232-2516)   

What:  Incoming students will meet peers, professors, and staff in the Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, and become acquainted with natural resource techniques by participating in several field-based activities. 

Monarch Conservation Field Day

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 9:00am
Location: 
Iowa State Field Extension Education Laboratory
Event Type: 

The Iowa Monarch Conservation Consortium is hosting a monarch conservation field day July 24 at the Iowa State University Field Extension Education Laboratory near Boone.

Registration is free. Check-in will begin at 9 a.m. with presentations starting at 9:15 a.m. at the farm, which is located at 1928 240th St., Boone.

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"IGNITE" Talks

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall

 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to a special seminar on April 7th presented by

 

NREM Graduate Students

A number of graduate students from the Department of Natural Resource Ecology & Management will give quick 5 minute presentations of their research!

 

Friday April 21, 2017
3:10PM
W142 Lagomarcino Hall

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Rediscovering a Lost Treasure: the Iowa State University Natural History Collection

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their April 7th Seminar presented by

Dr. Kenneth Wray, Postdoc

Ecology, Evolution & Organismal Biology at Iowa State University

 

Friday April 21, 2017
3:10PM
W142 Lagomarcino Hall

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65th Annual Midwestern Forester's Conclave

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:00am
Location: 
Saylorville Lake, Prairie Flower North Campground
Event Type: 

  The 65th Annual Midwestern Forester's Conclave will be at Saylorville Lake, Prairie Flower North campground on April 1st.

A list of competing teams and scheduled events are now available!

Our Watershed Moment: What does freshwater conservation look like and how do we achieve it?

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their March 31st Seminar presented by

Dr. Anna George,

Director and Chief  Research Scientist,

Tenessee Aquarium Conservation Institute

 

Friday March 31, 2017

3:10PM

W142 Lagomarcino Hall

Borders and Barriers: Challenges of Fisheries Conservation and Management in Open Systems

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their March 3rd Seminar presented by

Dr. Mark Pegg,

Associate Professor,

School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska

 

Friday March 3, 2017

3:10PM

W142 Lagomarcino Hall

Scaling nitrogen management and effects issues from plot and lake to the globe: towards an international nitrogen management system

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their February 17th Seminar presented by

Dr. Jill Baron,

Senior Research Ecologist,

Natural Resource Ecology Lab, Colorado State University

 

Friday February 17, 2017

3:10PM

W142 Lagomarcino Hall

History of DDT

Friday, February 10, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their February 10th Seminar presented by

Dr. Erv Klaas,

Professor Emeritus,

Department of  Natural Resource Ecology & Management, Iowa State University

 

Friday February 10, 2017

3:10PM

W142 Lagomarcino Hall

Paradise on Fire: Old-growth Savannas and Misperceptions of Tropical Forest Degradation

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their February 3rd Seminar presented by

Dr. Joe Veldman,

Research Associate,

Department of  EEOB, Iowa State University

 

Friday February 3, 2017

3:10PM

W142 Lagomarcino Hall

Green Infrastructure for Water Quality Improvements in Agricultural Landscapes

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
W142 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their January 27th Seminar presented by

Dr. Keith Schilling,

Adjunct Assistant Professor,

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Iowa

 

Friday January 27, 2017

3:10PM

W142 Lagomarcino Hall

GSO Seminar - Using Science to Guide Habitat Conservation for Breeding Ducks

Friday, December 2, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their December 2nd Seminar.

Using Science to Guide Habitat Conservation for Breeding Ducks

Dr. Johann Walker,

Director of conservation programs for

North Dakota, South Dakota, and Montana Ducks Unlimited

 

Friday December 2, 2016

3:10PM-4:00PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

 

 

 

 

GSO Seminar - Temperate Agroforestry in the United States: Current Trends and Future Directions

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their November 18th Seminar.

Temperate Agroforestry in the United States: Current Trends and Future Directions

Dr. Shibu Jose,

Director of The Center for Agroforestry at

University of Missouri's School of Natural Resources

 

Friday November 18, 2016

3:10PM-4:00PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

GSO Seminar - Great Lakes Connectivity

Friday, November 4, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their November 4th Seminar.

Great Lakes Connectivity

Dr. Peter McIntyre,

Assistant Professor at

University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Friday November 4, 2016

3:10PM-4:00PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

GSO Seminar - Dr. Jesse Ellis

Friday, October 28, 2016 - 1:30pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their October 28th Seminar.

 

Dr. Jesse Ellis,

Assistant Professor of Biology and Wilderness Field Station Director at

Coe College

 

Friday October 28, 2016

1:30PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

NREM GSO Seminar

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 1:30pm
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their October 14th Seminar.

Landscape Scale Assessments of Stream Fishes and Their Habitats: Lessons Learned and Future Directions

Dr. Dana Infante,

Associate Professor at

Michigan State University's Aquatic Landscape Ecology Lab

 

Friday October 14, 2016

3:10PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

GSO Seminar - Avian Conservation in the US Fish and Wildlife Services Region 3

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their October 7th Seminar.

Avian Conservation in the US Fish and Wildlife Services Region 3

Dr. Kelly VanBeek,

U.S Fish & Wildlife Service

 

Friday October 7, 2016

3:10PM-4:00PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

2016 Iowa Herpetological Meeting

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 12:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: 
Basile Hall lower level, Mt. Mercy University, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Event Type: 

WHAT: 2016 Iowa Herpetological Meeting

WHERE: Basile Hall lower level, Mt. Mercy University, Cedar Rapids, Iowa

WHEN: September 24th, Noon-5:30 pm

 

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Fall Forestry Camp

Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 6:00am to Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 10:00pm
Location: 
Solon Dixon Forestry Education Center (Auburn University), Andalusia, Alabama
Event Type: 

2016 Fall Forestry Camp

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GSO Seminar - Understanding an Apex Predator: Polar Bears Inside and Out

Friday, September 23, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their September 23rd Seminar.

Understanding an Apex Predator: Polar Bears Inside and Out

Dr. Andrew Derocher,

Professor at

University of Alberta's Department of Biological Sciences

 

Friday September 23, 2016

3:10PM-4:00PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

ISU Pheasants Forever - Meeting

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
Location: 
135 Science II
Event Type: 

Iowa State University Pheasants Forever is looking for new members! Join the first collegiate PF chapter in the nation!

Potential activities for this year include:

·        Pollinator projects

·        Adopt-A-Park

·        Informative seminars

·        Grill-outs / club pheasant shoots

·        Annual Spring fundraising banquet

GSO Seminar - A Physiological Assessment of Wetland Habitats for Spring-migrating Ducks in the Southern Prairie Pothole Region

Friday, September 9, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
E164 Lagomarcino Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their September 9th Seminar.

A Physiological Assessment of Wetland Habitats for Spring-migrating Ducks in the Southern Prairie Pothole Region

Dr. Adam Janke,

Assistant Professor at

Iowa State University's Department of Natural Resource Ecology & Management

 

Friday September 9, 2016

3:10PM-4:00PM

E164 Lagomarcino Hall

CALS Fall Convocation

Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 4:15pm
Location: 
Sun Room, Memorial Union

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Fall Convocation, and this fall a combined awards celebration, is scheduled for Thursday, September 8 at 4:10 p.m. in the Sun Room, Memorial Union.   The program will include brief comments from Dean Wintersteen, award presentations for this past spring’s award winners, (Spring Awards was cancelled this year due to inclement winter weather!) and recognition for the College’s new faculty and staff.  A reception will follow. 

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GSO Seminar - Some Surprising Emerging Pathways that Spread Invasive Species

Friday, April 22, 2016 - 3:00pm
Location: 
210 Bessey Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their April 22nd Seminar.

Some Surprising Emerging Pathways that Spread Invasive Species

Dr. Sam Chan,

Assistant Professor, Watershed Health and Aquatic Invasive Species Specialist

Oregon State University

 

Friday April 22, 2016

3:00PM

210 Bessey Hall

 

GSO Seminar - Using formal application of common sense to integrate ecosystem services into land use planning decisions

Friday, April 8, 2016 - 3:00pm
Location: 
210 Bessey Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their April 8th Seminar.

Using formal application of common sense to integrate ecosystem services into land use planning decisions

Dr. Eric Lonsdorf,

Research Associate 

Franklin & Marshall College

 

Friday October 7, 2016

3:00PM

210 Bessey Hall

GSO Seminar - Sustaining our Iowa Land: The Future of Soil and Water Conservation Policy

Friday, November 6, 2015 - 3:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
210 Bessey Hall
Event Type: 

The NREM GSO Seminar Committee would like to invite you to attend their November 6th Seminar.

Sustaining our Iowa Land: The Future of Soil and Water Conservation Policy

Neil Hamilton,

Emeritus Director of the Agricultural Law Center at 

Drake University

 

Friday November 6, 2015

3:15PM-4:00PM

210 Bessey Hall

NREM Coffee to Honor Dr. Don Koo Lee

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 9:00am to 10:30pm
Location: 
Room 333, Science II
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Don Koo Lee is one of the world’s premier forestry scholars. A professor in the Republic of Korea’s Department of Forest Sciences at Seoul National University and endowed chair in the Park Chung Hee School of Policy at Saemaul Yeungnam University, Lee is a global leader and key collaborator working to solve international issues such as desertification and land degradation. He is the winner of the 2015 George Washington Carver Distinguished Alumni Award.

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Ding Darling's Birthday

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 12:00am
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"Ding" Darling (1876-1962), a cartoonist, and conservationist, persuaded Iowa State College (now Iowa State University) and the Iowa Fish and Game Commission (now Iowa Department of Natural Resources) to join in a coooperative research and training program for wildlife biologists, putting up $9,000 of his own money. Thus, pioneered the Iowa Cooperative Wildlife Research Unit. Later he was appointed Chief of the U.S.

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CALS Ag Career Day

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Location: 
Lied Recreation Athletic Center

As a student, alum, or industry recruiter - plan to join us for the Agriculture and Life Sciences Fall Career Day!  This event is scheduled for Tuesday, October 20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ISU Lied Recreation Athletic Center.  If you are an employer and would like to receive information on this event, please contact Mike Gaul at 515-294-4725 or via email at mikegaul@iastate.edu.

Companies/organizations who have registered to participate are:

Dedication of the James and Patricia Dinsmore Tract at Big Wall Lake

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 3:00pm
Location: 
2551 300th St., Clarion, Iowa 50525
Event Type: 

The public is invited to attend the dedication of the James and Patricia Dinsmore Tract at Big Wall Lake Wildlife Management Area in Wright County. A ceremony will take place at the site at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, followed by a reception.

The 130-acre addition to the WMA was made possible by a gift to Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation (INHF) from Jim and Pat Dinsmore. James Dinsmore was an animal ecology professor at Iowa State University from 1975-2002, and taught many people that work in conservation in Iowa today.

Dedication Ceremony

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Norman Borlaug Lecture

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 3:00pm
Location: 
Great Hall, Memorial Union
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Norman Borlaug (1914-2009) was a Nobel laureate from Cresco, Iowa. He is most known for his high-yield improvements in agricultural production and has been credited with starting the Green Revolution.

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AFS - Student Chapter Meeting

Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 6:00pm
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Welcome and welcome back to a brand new semester here at Iowa State! I would like to invite everyone to attend the first meeting of the The Iowa State Student Chapter of the American Fisheries Society! If you are not familiar with the club, we strive to improve conditions of local fisheries and offer our members valuable experience in the field with Iowa waters. This year we're offering plenty of volunteer activities with local professionals, educational experiences, and exciting trips for those of you who want to learn what fisheries work is all about!&

American Fisheries Society 2015 Annual Meeting

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 12:00am to Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 6:45pm
Location: 
Kansas City, KS
Event Type: 

The Oregon Chapter and Western Division of the American Fisheries Society cordially invite you to attend the 145th Annual Meeting to be convened in Portland from August 16 to 20, 2015. A diverse program, unconstrained by a single theme, will allow you to learn how freshwater and marine resources are managed, conserved, and restored globally.

For more information about this upcoming event, go to the annual meeting's website.

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Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting

Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 12:00am to Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 6:45pm
Location: 
Baltimore, MD
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The Ecological Society of America currently stands at a boundary between 100 successful years for the Society and an uncharted future for the planet.  The Centennial meeting will support both retrospective and prospective sessions – looking back at the history of the field of ecology as well as forward into its future.

This event will be held in Baltimore, Maryland. More information can be found on the Ecological Society of America's website.

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Urban Ecosystems: Residential Yards and Homeowner Decisions - Social Drivers of Plant Biodiversity and Nutrient Fluxes - Kristen C. Nelson

Friday, September 19, 2014 - 3:15pm
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Natural Resource Ecology and Management GSO Seminar Series hosted Dr. Kristien C. Nelson, Department of Forest Resources and Fisheries, University of Minnesota who presented at the Fall 2014 NREM Seminar Series.