Patuxent Wildlife Research Center


Patuxent Staff at the Strategic Planning Meeting Nov 2015

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Thomas J. O'Connell

Welcome to the USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, the nation’s first laboratory dedicated to wildlife research.  Since 1936, Patuxent scientists have taken great pride in addressing the most important problems in natural resource conservation and wildlife management.