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

Arizona Project

Genetic lineage assessment of Gila topminnow in Arizona

January 2016 - December 2018


Participating Agencies

  • Gila River Basin Native Fish Program

Use microsatellite loci to assess the lineage of topminnow samples collected in 2004, 2016, and 2017 from the wild, but from unknown lineages. These samples represent examples of natural restoration of an endangered species