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Dr. James Shelton

Associate Professor, Fisheries
  • PhD, Auburn University - Fisheries Science
  • MS, Auburn University - Fisheries Science
  • BS, Nicholls State University - Marine Biology
Research Interests:

Threatened aquatic species; water quality management in aquaculture and in fisheries biology.


WILD 3000, Intro to Fish and Wildlife Management

FANR 3200, Ecology of Natural Resources

FANR 3200L, Ecology of Natural Resources Lab

FISH 5360, Fisheries Management

FISH 5360L, Fisheries Management Lab

FISH 3900, Fisheries Internship

FISH 4650L, Fishes Field Lab

FANR 5690L, Natural Resources Management for Teachers

FISH(ECOL)(MARS)(WILD) 4550/6550-4550L/6550L, Sustainable Aquaculture/Sustainable Aquaculture Lab

Articles Featuring Dr. James Shelton

There’s an adage in hiking: Leave a place better than you found it.

Brookhaven mayor John Ernst is taking that sentiment a step further, launching a plan to clean runoff water as it moves through the town.

The secret ingredient in the plan? Biochar.

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