Welcome to the Department of Forestry & Natural Resources (FNR) website!
We prepare the next generation of professionals, discover new knowledge, and engage key stakeholders in the science, management and sustainable use of natural resources.
Our world-class expertise
in forestry, wildlife, fisheries & aquatic sciences, natural resources social science, and interdisciplinary ecology is helping solve some of the most important natural resource problems around the globe.
Students in our vibrant and supportive department seek natural resource careers through one of
three undergraduate majors
: Aquatic Sciences, Forestry, and Wildlife. FNR’s
offers Master of Science, Master of Science in Forestry, and Doctor of Philosophy in all of these focal areas.
FNR students and stakeholders also benefit from direct interaction with Purdue research centers that are led by our faculty, including: