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

Nebraska Project


Population assessment of channel catfish in Nebraska

September 2007 - August 2010


Personnel

Participating Agencies

  • Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

Project goals were to 1) document population dynamics of channel catfish in standing water bodies, and to 2) understand how water-body type influenced those population dynamics.

Research Publications Publication Date
Richters, L. K., and K. L. Pope. 2011. Catch of channel catfish with tandem-set hoop nets and gill nets in lentic systems of Nebraska. Pages 573-580 in P. H. Michaletz and V. H. Travnichek, editors. Conservation, ecology, and management of catfish: the second international symposium. American Fisheries Society, Symposium 77, Bethesda, Maryland. | Download September 2011
Porath, M. T., L. D. Pape, L. K. Richters, K. L. Pope, and M. A. Pegg. 2011. Influence of throat configuration and fish density on escapement of channel catfish from hoop nets. Pages 563-571 in P. H. Michaletz and V. H. Travnichek, editors. Conservation, ecology, and management of catfish: the second international symposium. American Fisheries Society, Symposium 77, Bethesda, Maryland. | Download September 2011
Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Chizinski, L. K. 2012. An evaluation of stocking and habitat influences on channel catfish lentic ecosystems of the Great Plains. M.S. thesis. University of Nebraska—Lincoln. May 2012