Research in Ecology and Conservation Biology
The Department of Ecology and Conservation Biology is dedicated to achieving recognition for excellence among academic programs in ecology and conservation biology. Our ecological and conservation research includes field projects conducted throughout Texas and the world. Our faculty lead the discovery and dissemination of knowledge in conservation of biodiversity, natural resource management and the sustainable use of natural resources. Research training and experiences prepare our students to become leaders capable of solving complex environmental problems that affect biodiversity, ecosystem services and people worldwide.