Colt Holley

Biography

Education:

  • M.S. – December 2018, Oklahoma State University, Department of Natural Resources Ecology & Management, Fisheries and Aquatic Ecology. Thesis title: “Habitat suitability and detection probability of the Longnose Darter (Percina nasuta) in Oklahoma
  • B.S. – May 2016, Oklahoma State University, Department of Natural Resources Ecology & Management, Wildlife Ecology and Management.

Professional Experience:

  • Mar 2019 - Present: Fish Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, Fort Peck, MT
  • Jun 2016 - Dec 2018: Graduate Research Assistant, Oklahoma State University and Oklahoma Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Stillwater, OK
  • Oct 2014 - May 2016: Undergraduate Research, Oklahoma Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Stillwater, OK
  • Jun 2015 - Aug 2015: Fisheries Technician, Oklahoma Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Roswell, GA
  • May 2014 - August 2014: Fisheries Intern, Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, Medicine Park, OK

Professional Activities:

  • 2014 – Present: American Fisheries Society (AFS) 
  • 2013 – 2016: Oklahoma State University Chapter of The Wildlife Society