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Enhancement and monitoring of the Procambarus clarkii population in Lake Mead

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Title Enhancement and monitoring of the Procambarus clarkii population in Lake Mead
Creator Hager, Mikell Beth
Description Procambarus clarkii are found in extremely low numbers throughout Lake Mead, AZ-NV. The crayfish are an important dietary component for game fish. Enhancement of the crayfish population would broaden the fishery forage base. Crayfish were stocked and monitored in a study cove on Saddle Island to determine if the Procambarus clarkii population could be enhanced. A trapping survey of the area after the following reproductive season yielded low numbers of crayfish. A comparison of pre-stocking...
Date 1990-05-01T07:00:00Z
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Identifier http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/water_pubs/72 http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1077&context=water_pubs
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Aquatic biology Freshwater crayfish Freshwater fishes Lake Mead (Ariz.-Nev.) Aquaculture and Fisheries Biology Environmental Health and Protection Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Monitoring Environmental Sciences Fresh Water Studies Natural Resources Management and Policy Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology Water Resource Management

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