Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M University-Kingsville

The Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M University-Kingsville is the leading wildlife research organization in Texas and one of the finest in the nation. Its mission is to provide science-based information for enhancing the conservation and management of wildlife in South Texas and related environments.

Featured News

2013 Scholarship Recipient Update

Houston Safari Club published an article in Bush Telegraph about one of Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute graduate student, Corey Lange and what he has been up to since becoming a 2013 Scholarship Recipient. [more]

Are arthropods the canary in the coal mine?

Canaries in a coal mine are sentinels for a bad omen. Through observation they can reveal a problem (carbon monoxide gas) before humans can otherwise perceive it. Arthropods may figuratively be the “canary” in... [more]

Native Ocelots Need Human Help to Survive in U.S., Duquesne Researcher Says

Ocelots already are endangered in the U.S. and since the mid-20th century, have started living in the shallow end of the gene pool. The cats, only around 50 to 100 animals living in two groups in southern Texas, must... [more]

Upcoming Events

Water, Wildlife and Wide Open Spaces

A Texas Summit on Climate and the Environment - November 20-21 in San Marcos. [more]

14th South Texas Wildlife Conference - August 20-21, 2014 in Floresville

The 14th South Texas Wildlife Conference will be held in Floresville, Texas August 20-21, 2014. Make plans to attend this event hosted by CKWRI, TWA and TPWD! [more]

 

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CKWRI Wildlife Management Databases Workshops

The CKWRI Wildlife Management Databases Workshops allow wildlife biologists, ranch managers, and scientists the ability to collect geospatial data with an easy-to-use data collection database. 

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