Alumnus Jack Buckley appointed Director of the MA Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Alumnus Jack Buckley appointed Director of the MA Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Courtesy of The Outdoor Wire Buckley Appointed Director of Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife Jack Buckley was recently appointed Director of the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (MassWildlife) by the Fisheries and Wildlife Board. Buckley has been with MassWildlife since 1988 as Deputy Director of Administration. "I am very grateful to the Board for giving me this extraordinary opportunity," said MassWildlife Director Jack Buckley. "While there are challenges ahead, I believe the future looks bright, and I look forward to working with hunters, anglers, trappers, environmentalists, and all citizens to fulfill our public trust responsibility to the people and natural resources of the Commonwealth." As a senior agency manager, Buckley has been directly involved with the development of fisheries and wildlife management and policy initiatives at MassWildlife. He has provided general management and research guidance to the Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program; represented the Division's interest to the legislature; worked with various constituent groups to implement agency initiatives; supervised the Federal...
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Former Graduate Julian Fischer Won 2014 Science Leadership Award from USFWS

Former Graduate Julian Fischer Won 2014 Science Leadership Award from USFWS

Julian Fischer, a Wildlife & Fisheries MS graduate (1988)  has won the prestigious 2014 Science Leadership Award from the US Fish & Wildlife Service.  Julian did his MS research on seabirds in Alaska and is currently the Project Leader for Region 7 Migratory Bird Management Waterfowl Division. Check out his many accomplishments! http://www.fws.gov/science/awards-Fischer-2014.html...
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