CFRE provides LSSU students with valuable learning experiences through classroom, research, and employment opportunities to prepare them for the next step in their career.
Students learn how to collect Atlantic Salmon, fertilize eggs, and rear offspring until they can be stocked out about 18 months later
CFRE supports lab experiences like this one, where ichthyology students collect stream fishes by backpack electrofishing
CFRE student workers learn about the biology and management of invasive species, such as European Frogbit, and other emerging issues that threaten the Great Lakes
CFRE supports senior thesis research, and many of these projects have received top honors at state and regional professional conferences
Students in Dr. Moerke’s Aquatic Entomology class show off certificates they garnered from scoring >95% on an aquatic insects lab exam administered by the Society for Freshwater Science Taxonomic Certification Program