May 12, 2017

Grace Vaziri and Jim Adelman are excited about science.  So excited they created Ner

March 27, 2017

We're getting ready for the 65th Midwestern Conclave coming up soon - April 1st!


March 22, 2017

NREM Graduate Student Awarded National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

March 20, 2017

2017 Field Notes CoverThe 2017 Edition of Field Notes is now available!  

March 01, 2017

Congratulations to Miranda Furrer for being CALS Career Services Young Alum of the Month!  Miranda graduated in 2013 with a B.S. in Animal Ecology.

February 23, 2017

2006 Animal Ecology Alumni, Michael Miller saved a fisherman's life in Clarke County, Iowa last weekend.  Michael now works as a Conservation Officer for the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.

January 30, 2017

ISU Field Courses are being offered THIS SUMMER in Montana!

January 25, 2017

The Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management (NREM) at Iowa State University seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position in forestry/silviculture at the assistant professor level.  The position is a 9-month appointment and has responsibilities in teaching, research, and servic

January 25, 2017

Congratulations to NREM graduate Nathan Unsworth on being a finalist for the Central Iowa Young Professional Impact Award.

December 19, 2016

The NREM207 Outdoor Skills Weekend (OSW) is based off of the popular national program, Conservation Leaders for Tomorrow.  The NREM207 Outdoor Skills Weekend is aimed at undergraduates in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, especially Forestry and Animal

December 08, 2016

Mario Halibut fishing Here is a glimpse into the real-life NREM adventure of Mario Pagni, spring 2014 Summa Cum Laude ISU graduate with double majors in Forestry and Public Service & Administration. 

November 28, 2016

In early November, fourteen students from the ISU Forestry Club/Society of American Foresters Student Chapter

November 15, 2016

Dr. Richard Schultz Invited to the Inauguration of the Con-E-ECT UNESCO Chair on Conservation and Ecotourism of Riparian and Deltaic Ecosystems in Greece

October 12, 2016

We are excited to announce the addition of Gabriele Edwards to ISU Extension Forestry.  She will primarily focus on restarting the Community Tree Steward program as an urban forestry speciali

October 04, 2016

Congratulations to Dr.

October 04, 2016

Congratulations to Tricia Knoot, (PhD graduate, Forestry) on becoming the new Forest Science Section Chief with the Wisconsin DNR!

September 28, 2016

Rick HallRick Hall, natural resource ecology and management professor, died on Sept. 21 of acute myeloid leukemia. He was 69 years old.

Hall joined ISU’s forestry department (now NREM) in 1974. He served as interim chair of the department from 2008 to 2009 and held the Arthur and Frances Wallace Endowed Professorship in forestry from 2004 to 2010. He was an Iowa State alumnus, earning a bachelor's degree in forest management in 1969.

A celebration of life program will be held Oct. 9 at 10:30 a.m. at the ISU Alumni Center.

September 23, 2016

Congratulations to Estefany Argueta, senior in animal ecology!

Estefany was presented with the inaugural George Washington Carver Spirit of Innovation and Service Award on Sept. 20th in St. Louis!

August 29, 2016

Mural in 114 Science II is complete

August 10, 2016

Join us on Wednesday, August 17th for Iowa Learning Farms webinar featuring Dr.


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