Humboldt State University offers outstanding undergraduate and graduate (MS) programs in Fisheries Biology and we hope that our web pages will provide you with a good idea of what our programs offer. Here are just a few of the many reasons to consider HSU for your Fisheries Biology education.
Hands-On, Field-Oriented Program
Few, if any, academic programs provide such a strong interplay between classroom theory and field laboratory practice. Learn More »
Faculty at HSU are dedicated to instruction of undergraduates. Members of the Fisheries Biology faculty have received numerous awards for excellence of instruction. Learn More »
Spectacular Natural Setting
The Pacific Ocean, Humboldt Bay, coastal lagoons, major coastal rivers, commercial fishing fleets, commercial aquaculture, and spectacular redwood forests are all just minutes away.
The Wildlife and Fisheries Building provides up-to-date facilities, including dedicated laboratory spaces for studies of age and growth, genetics, pathology, and wet labs for ecological studies. On-campus fish hatchery, a marine laboratory, a fish collection, and a 90' ocean-going vessel are integral features of our instructional program. Learn More »