Maine Cooperative Fish And Wildlife Research Unit

Education, Research And Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources


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Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology

Mission Statement

The primary objectives of the CFWRU are to: (1) facilitate and strengthen professional education and training of fisheries and wildlife scientists; (2) carry out research programs of aquatic, mammalian, and avian organisms and their habitats; and (3) disseminate research results through the appropriate media, especially peer-reviewed scientific articles.  The educational and training objective is through advisement of graduate students and their research projects, formal classroom instruction, and supervision of technicians and research associates conducting coordinated research with University staff.  In addition, Unit personnel are involved with extension and technical assistance to cooperating agencies and to the general public.


Cyndy Loftin

Joe Zydlewski

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