Melanie Moss receives Administrative Excellence Award!

Congratulations to Melanie Moss for receiving the Wildlife Management Institute’s Administrative Excellence Award!

Melanie Moss received this award for her critical role in assisting the New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, and for the excellent support she provided to all associated parties, including the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and Cornell University. Ms. Moss has done an outstanding job, and has shown true dedication and service to all those that she works with.

New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit

The New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit was established at Cornell University in 1961.  The New York Unit is one of 40 units in 38 states established for the purpose of enhancing the management and conservation of our nation’s natural resources.  We work on natural resource issues of interest to our cooperators, with an emphasis on New York State.

Our cooperators are:

Our mission is to:

  1. Conduct research on natural resources issues
  2. Provide graduate-level education and training
  3. Provide technical assistance and training for our cooperators

Unit staff:

William L. Fisher – Unit Leader-Fisheries

Angela K. Fuller – Assistant Unit Leader-Wildlife

Mitchell J. Eaton – Assistant Unit Leader-Ecology

Melanie Moss – Administrative Assistant

Unit publications:

Contact information:

New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
B02 Bruckner Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Phone: 607-255-2839
Fax: 607-255-1895

Visit our USGS NY Coop Unit website at: