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Aquatic Biology

Bemidji State University is the only institution in Minnesota to offer a four-year degree program leading to a Bachelor of Science degree in Aquatic Biology.

 Welcome to the homepage of Bemidji State University's Aquatic Biology Program. It is our hope that you find this site helpful in learning more about a program of study of which we are very, very proud. Our Aquatic Biology Program, with a diverse and talented faculty and a progressive curriculum, is a premier training program for aquatic ecologists.

We hope that you investigate this site as well as the links to our Gallery and Testimonials to get a real feel for what life as a BSU student and Aquatic Biology major is about. Please feel to contact any of us should you have any questions. Hopefully we will have the opportunity to work with you in the future!Girl standing in river


Debbie Guelda, Ph.D.
Riverine ecologist and invertebrate biologist
Richard Koch, Ph.D.
Wetland and ecosystem ecologist
Andrew Hafs, Ph.D.
Fisheries ecologist