Information Science and Management

photo of marine specimens.
FWRI Houses Over 700,000 Specimens
René Baumstark, Section Administrator
Annual Budget: $4,355,942, including grants
Staff: 60

Researchers in this section address complex natural resource issues by integrating ecological, cultural and socioeconomic information using statistical and spatial analysis techniques. Staff develop maps and model distribution patterns of fish and wildlife, identify lands and waters that are conservation priorities, and assess economic impacts of recreational activities. The section’s database experts, statisticians, research librarians, specimen collection managers, outreach specialists and scientific editor provide additional support to FWC scientists
and managers.

Article: Current Research Within Information Science And Management

A New Way To Map
Modern approaches to wildlife habitat mapping

Sample Of Active Research Projects Within Information Science And Management