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

Tennessee Project

A re-survey of the mussel fauna and a habitat assessment of the Wolf River, Tennessee

January 2020 - January 2024


Participating Agencies

  • Fish and Wildlife Service

The overarching goal of the proposed research is to determine the status of mussel populations and suitable habitat in the Wolf River, Tennessee.

Research Publications Publication Date
Fetters, J., A. Rosenberger, K.I. Womble, A. Ford, B. Bajo. 2022. Increased population size of the federally endangered Ptychobranchus subtentus in the Wolf River, TN (Fentress and Pickett Co.). Ellipsaria 24: 21-24. February 2022
Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Fetters, J.G. 2023. Mussels of the Wolf River, TN: A Resurvey of Unionids in an Inundated Cumberland Tributary. MS Thesis, Tennessee Technological University, 2023. May 2023