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WildlifeGuy

Name:

Brian Grossman

Website/Blog:

http://www.PoorBoysOutdoors.com

Interests:

Hunting, fishing, camping, spending time with my family and friends.

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (12)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biology as a career?

Flounder,

Why didn't you lay all that out in your original post, with a warning to others not to make the same mistakes that you did, rather than going on a big rant about ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biology as a career?

continued from pervious post:

The time you spend getting a PhD would be better spent getting experience - even if it is volunteer or low-paying experience. Low paying ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biology as a career?

Wow. It's always the ones who failed at something that are the first to tell everyone else not to try. What about the thousands of us who ARE employed in the wildlife field - I ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biology as a career?

As FWS Guy mentioned, I would highly recommend getting a degree in Wildlife Biology, Wildlife Management, Conservation Biology, or something specific to wildlife. Not to say you ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife biology as a career?

Jessica,

Wildlife Biology is such a diverse field, it really depends on what your specific interests you have. Some biologists work with specific species (quail biologist ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

US Colleges Offering Wildlife Degrees

Found this potentially helpful link to a list of US colleges that offer wildlife degrees. I'm not sure how current it is, but its a good starting point.

http://home ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Tips for wildlife biologist interviews.

One more quick comment. Practice for the interview! You should at least stand in front of a mirror and practice answering some of these expected questions, and better yet, you ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Tips for wildlife biologist interviews.

I know that every interview is different, but some questions that I am always prepared for:

1) Why do you want this position?
2) What skills would you bring to this ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

wildlife biologist job openings

Well, looking at the Wisconsin DNR website, it looks like there are none right at this moment (at least not with the state) http://dnr.wi.gov/employment/fte/

Just keep an ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

I would like to become a wildlife biologist & I am looking for a good school.

One more thing. Whatever school you choose, make sure it follows the curriculum required to get your Wildlife Biologist certification from The Wildlife Society, as many jobs are ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

I would like to become a wildlife biologist & I am looking for a good school.

Amanda,

There are schools with wildlife programs in most states, so it is really a matter of where you want to live for 4 years. As the above poster mentioned, as far as ...

5 years ago
Job > Wildlife Biologist

Wildlife Biology

Yvonne,

My advice would be to get any kind of wildlife-related experience that you can while pursuing your degree. This may mean having to voluteer, rather than getting ...

5 years ago