Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Georgia
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Georgia Project

Estimating population size of Sicklefin Redhorse in the Hiwassee River system

May 2018 - June 2019


Participating Agencies

  • GA DNR

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (GADNR) is engaged in collaborative efforts to monitor Sicklefin Redhorse (Moxostoma, undescribed) in north Georgia. We assisted the GADNR by developing a model to estimate population parameters, using combined data from fyke netting and PIT antenna arrays.

Presentations Presentation Date
Hsiung, A., B. Albanese, R. Chandler, C. Moore, and B. Irwin. 2019. Estimating parameters of the Sicklefin Redhorse (Moxostoma sp.) population in Georgia. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Reno, NV. October 2019