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Education, Research And Technical Assistance For Managing Our Natural Resources
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Louisiana Technical Assistance Activities

Technical Assistance

Unit Scientists provide many forms of assistance and service to a diversity of user groups including universities, state and federal agencies, and non-governmental organizations. Service activities include: serving as science advisors or on committees appointed to deal with natural resource issues, providing technical field input to natural resource managers, serving on graduate student committees, holding positions within various scientific professional societies, and on various university service committees. Below are a few examples of our recent service activities.

Louisiana Technical Assistance

  • Megan La PeyreOyster expert on gulf-coast National Academies of Sciences Funded project to identify key monitoring metrics (November 2016 - March 2017)
  • Megan La PeyreParticipation as oyster habitat expert in Ecosystem INdicators workshop funded by NAS, through NatureServ. (October 2016 - October 2016)
  • Megan La PeyreDOI Representative on the Oyster Strategic Framework Development committee for NRDA. (September 2016 - June 2017)
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Louisiana Professional Service

  • Alan AftonMember, Scientific Program Committee, Ecology and Conservation of North American Waterfowl (February 2011 - January 2013)
  • Alan AftonMember, Scientific Advisory Board, Camara Argentina de Caza y Pesca (December 2007 - December 2008)
  • Alan AftonMember, Louisiana Waterfowl Study Commission, Appointed by Governor to investigate waterfowl management and hunting issues in Louisiana (March 2006 - December 2006)
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Louisiana University Service

  • Sammy KingMember, Wildlife Extension Faculty Search Committee (April 2017 - July 2017)
  • Megan La PeyreReviewer, Virginia SeaGrant Fellowships (January 2016 - April 2016)
  • Megan La PeyreRNR Space Use Committee (May 2006 - June 2010)
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Current Staff

Federal Staff: 3

Masters Students: 3

Phd Students: 2

Post Docs: 1

University Staff: 4

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 9

Scientific Publications: 46

Presentations: 85


Contact Us

Louisiana Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Baton Rouge, LA 70803-6202 Phone: (225) 578 - 4179 Fax: (225) 578 - 4144 Our University Web Site

Louisiana Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Cooperators

  1. Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
  2. Louisiana State University
  3. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  4. U.S. Geological Survey
  5. Wildlife Management Institute