Lake Erie Smallmouth Bass Spatial Ecology
Project Title
Spatial Ecology of Smallmouth Bass in Lake Erie
Project Code
LESMB
Project Duration
February 2022 - December 2027
Project Description
In 2023-2024, ~180 Smallmouth Bass will be captured via angling and electrofishing in the Western and Central basins of Lake Erie and tagged. Scope of movement, spawning site fidelity, and seasonal habitat(s) occupied by tagged fish will be compared between angled (active/high-vulnerability fish) and passive (electrofishing).
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