Modeling the Influence of Lake Circulation Patterns, Upwelling Events, and Turbulence on Fish Recruitment Variability in Lake Michigan
Grant: # 0091
Grant Amount: $342,328.19
Board Decision Year: 2001
c/o NOAA/GLERL/CILER (Ann Arbor)
Beletsky, Dmitry (firstname.lastname@example.org) 734-741-2360
GLFT - Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations-D - Ecological and biological fisheries research to inform management
The project quantified the relative effects of lake physics (meso-scale circulation features, small-scale turulence, turbidity, water temperature) on distributions, survival, feeding, growth, and potential recruitment of young alewife and yellow perch.