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 ( 734-741-2360

GLFT - Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations-D - Ecological and biological fisheries research to inform management

Project Details

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.


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