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UWFox Scholars Series Hosts 'Sturgeon Conservation' Presentation

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Dr. Ronald Bruch, a Senior Fisheries Biologist/Work Unit Supervisor with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, will give a Scholars Series lecture on sturgeon conservation on Monday, December 7 at noon in Perry Hall inside the Communication Arts Center at UWFox. Bruch is featured as one of the main interviewees and characters in the IMAX movie "Mysteries of the Great Lakes".

Bruch holds a doctorate and master's degree in zoology and a bachelor's degree in biology, serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Applied Ichthyology and is a member of several sturgeon conservation groups including the World Sturgeon Conservation Society. He has written numerous scientific publications regarding the health of sturgeon populations in the Great Lakes region.

Scholars Series lectures are free and open to the public with unreserved seating. For more information, contact Dave Hager, director of university relations, at david.hager@uwc.edu or (920) 832-2611, or visit http://www.uwfox.uwc.edu/events/singleevent.asp?ID=2230.


Posted 12/03/2009