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  • 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.

  • Wildlife & Fisheries Building

    Fisheries Biology facilities in the new Wildlife and Fisheries Building include lecture rooms for classes, teaching labs for Limnology and Ichthyology, a modern Fish Collection to house the program's important fish collection, graduate and faculty research labs, and new or remodeled faculty offices.
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  • Fish Hatchery

    Fish Hatchery

    Fish Hatchery is a unique classroom-setting for hands-on education. Faculty mentored student research activities give students the opportunity to apply what they have learned in the classroom.
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  • Fish Collection

    Fish Collection

    The Fish Collection (HSU) contains approximately 46,000 specimens, with more than 1200 catalogued species. The Collection emphasizes northwestern California but there are holdings from throughout the World. Learn More »

  • RV Coral Sea

    Research Vessel "Coral Sea"

    The Coral Sea is Humboldt State's marine research vessel. For nearly 40 years, Humboldt State students have gone to sea to study the ocean and its fisheries, wildlife, biology and geology. The ship is literally an outdoor classroom for HSU students.
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  • Telonicher Marine Laboratory

    Telonicher Marine Laboratory

    The Humboldt State University Marine Lab opened in 1965 and was established to provide a center for marine and environmental science teaching and research for the students and faculty of the College of Natural Resources and Sciences.
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