Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 8:00am - Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

In its fourth year, the Environmental Science and Policy Program's premier symposium series explores the challenges and opportunities we face in enhancing human well-being while protecting the environment. This symposium brings distinguished thinkers from around the world to explore what we know, what we need to know and what we must do as we move into a century of unprecedented environmental change, technological advancement and scale of human activity.

Monday, April 10, 2017 (All day)

People and landscapes in different places around the world are increasingly telecoupled through flows of information, matter, energy, organisms, and various types of capital (e.g., humans, financial). Such telecouplings (socioeconomic and environmental interactions over distances) can have profound impacts on landscape patterns.

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Landscapes and people in different places across the world are increasingly interconnected, both ecologically and socioeconomically. To understand and manage such complex interconnections, a new integrated framework of telecoupling is proposed ( Telecouplings are socioeconomic and ecological interactions between multiple places over distances. They occur through payment for ecosystem services, trade, water transfer, foreign investment, migration, and tourism.

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 3:30pm

This is part of the FW GSO Spring 2017 Seminars

Free and open to the public, light refreshments provided. 

To learn more about Dr. Hughes’, visit:

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

This event is in appreciation of the many contributions made by fisheries and wildlife graduate students and to recognize individual students who have received awards for travel, presentations and fellowships throughout the past year.

Friday, February 24, 2017 (All day)
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 6:00pm
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 11:00am

Dr. Taylor is having prospective student & University Distinguished Fellow (UDF) nominee, Gretchen Stokes, visit campus this week.  She will be presenting a seminar to the CSIS group on Thursday morning (January 26) @ 11:00 a.m. in 105 Manly Miles.  She will also be presenting a seminar to the Taylor Lab on Friday morning (January 27) @ 9:00 a.m. also in 105 Manly Miles.

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 8:00am - 12:20pm
  • The AGU Fall Meeting, the largest Earth and space science meeting in the world, is Dec. 12-16, 2016, at the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco. At the meeting, the telecoupling framework is being applied to broad span of global issues:
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Mamie A. Parker

Former Chief of Staff and Head of Fisheries

U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service