Dr. Adam Janke

Associate Professor
Extension Wildlife Specialist
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Adam Janke is the statewide Wildlife Extension Specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. Adam is a trained wildlife biologist, having received a B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in wildlife conservation and ecology from three land-grant schools in the Midwest.  He is also certified as an Associate Wildlife Biologist through The Wildlife Society and is active in regional and national efforts for wildlife conservation and education.  Adam conducts research and education on finding opportunities for strengthening wildlife habitat conservation in working landscapes in Iowa and throughout the Midwest. He also coordinates and leads the Iowa Master Conservationist Program that partners with county extension offices and other regional educators to train local conservation leaders and champions throughout Iowa.

Area of Expertise: 
Wildlife Conservation
wildlife habitat
Water quality
B.S. Wildlife, Purdue University
M.S. Fisheries and Wildlife, Ohio State University
Ph.D. Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, South Dakota State University