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#235486 09/22/10 08:09 PM
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Hey everybody,

Just wondering if anybody out there knows of a pond management company that has an opening. I have a degree in Fisheries Science from Virginia Tech and have a strong interest in pond management. I live in Virginia, but would be willing to move for a good job. I know this forum isn't for finding employment, but I figured this would be my best bet to find somebody who may know of something. Feel free to email me if you'd like more information. Thanks

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Brad, the best interviewing you could do would be to jump into the forum posting and help wherever you can with questions.

Best of luck and glad you found us!



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Brad welcome to PB. Have you checked the AFS job site ?
















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Thanks for the tips, I'll check out the forum and share any information that I have. I have checked the AFS job board many times in the past, occasionally I see something I'm interested in on there, but it seems for the most part, a masters degree is required for the position or the job is just too far away (I'd prefer to stay in the south). But, I plan on continuing to check it in the future. It seems fisheries jobs are few and far between...especially nowadays.


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Virginia Lake Management is a big pond/lake management company out of Virginia...

Angler Environmental is another one...

No clue if they are hiring... My best advice is look out west. Almost everyone I graduated with who stayed in the fisheries field had to go to the Midwest or West Coast to find work. Some built resumes and are now back east...

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Brad,

Another good place to check is the Texas A&M wildlife, fisheries jobsite. It mostly contains jobs in the south


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What about the Southern Division of the AFS? You could contact them or SRAC http://www.msstate.edu/dept/srac/

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