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Texas Unit Student Wins Cottam Award - Kathryn Watson was the 2022 recipient of the Clarence Cottam Award. The Clarence Cottam Award is the most prestigious student award given by the Texas Chapter of the Wildlife Society to recognize and promote student research excellence in wildlife biology, conservation, and management.

February 2022
Unit Scientist Authors New Book - Dr. Clint Boal, Assistant Unit Leader-Wildlife, and colleague Dr. Cheryl Dykstra recently had their edited volume, Urban Raptors: Ecology and Conservation of Birds of Prey in Cities, published by Island Press. June 2018
Texas Unit Undergraduate Wins Poster Competition - Madeleine Thornley, undergraduate assistant in the Texas Cooperative Research Unit, received the award for best undergraduate poster at the 9th Annual Texas Tech Association of Biological Science Symposium. Her poster title was "American Kestrel Food Habits in the Llano Estacado of Texas". April 2018
Texas Unit Fisheries Student Wins Best Student Poster - Emily Richardson, master’s student advised by Reynaldo Patiño, was the 2018 recipient of the Texas Chapter of The Fisheries Society’s Best Student Poster Award for her presentation, “Salinity Adaptation in Golden Alga” February 2018
Texas Unit Wildlife Student Wins Scholarship - Katheryn Watson, doctoral student advised by Clint Boal, was the 2018 recipient of the Texas Chapter of The Wildlife Society’s Sam Beasom Memorial Graduate Student Scholarship. February 2018
Unit Scientist Receive Publication Award - David Haukos (UL, Kansas Unit) and Clint Boal (AUL, Texas Unit) received the Texas Chapter of the Wildlife Society’s 2018 Outstanding Publication Award for their book “Ecology and Conservation of Lesser Prairie-Chickens”. February 2018
Meeting Item Date
2022 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2022 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit was held at the Heart of the Hills Fisheries Science Center, Mountain Home, Texas on 7-8 Sep 2022 September 2022
2021 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2021 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit will be held virtually on 25 Aug 2021 from 1 - 4:30 pm. August 2021
2020 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2020 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit was held virtually on 11 Aug 2020 August 2020
2019 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2019 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit was held at the Heart of the Hills Fisheries Science Center, Mountain Home, Texas on 7-8 Aug 2019 August 2019
2018 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2018 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit was held at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas on 16-17 July 2018. August 2018
2016 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2016 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit will be held at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas on 28-29 July 2016. July 2016
2015 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2015 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit will be held at Kerr Wildlife Management Area in Hunt, Texas on 28-29 July 2015. July 2015
2014 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2014 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit will be held at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas on 29-30 July 2014. July 2014
2012 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2012 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit will be held at Texas Parks and Wildlife headquarters in Austin, Texas on 23-24 July. July 2012
2011 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit - The 2011 Cooperators Meeting for the Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit will be held on 20 July 2011 at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens, Texas. July 2011