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

Maine Project


Life history variation in brook trout

January 2005 - January 2015


Personnel

Participating Agencies

  • MDIFW
  • Maine Sea Grant
Brook trout life history

This work is aimed at understanding the complexties of growth and life history "choice" in the context of managing for a fishery.

Research Publications Publication Date
Kazyak, D. and Zydlewski, J. (2012) High-Density Polyethylene Pipe: A New Material for Pass-By Passive Integrated Transponder Antennas. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 32(1):49-52. | Download 2012-01-31
Jackson, C. and J. Zydlewski (2009) Summer movements of sub-adult brook trout, landlocked Atlantic salmon and smallmouth bass in the Rapid River, Maine. Journal of Freshwater Ecology. 24(4) 567-580. | Download 2009-12-31
Risley, C.A.L. and J. Zydlewski (2010) Assessing the effects of catch and release regulations on a brook trout population using and age-structured model. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 30:1434-1444. | Download 2010-12-31
Kazyak, D., Letcher, B.H., and Zydlewski, J. (2013) Growth variability of brook char (Salvelinus fontinalis) in Coastal Maine. Ecology of Freshwater Fish. doi: 10.1111/eff.12105 | Download 2013-09-30
Presentations Presentation Date
Damkot, P., Coghlan, Jr., S., and Zydlewski, J. (2009) The influence of riparian forest characteristics on terrestrial invertebrate input and brook trout diet in headwater streams. 139th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society. Nashville Tennessee. August 30-September 3. 2009-09-03
Kazyak, D., Zydlewski, J., and Letcher, B. (2009) Movement and habitat use of brook charr in coastal Maine. 139th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society. Nashville Tennessee. August 30-September 3. 2009-09-03
Letcher, B. J.Zydlewski, T. Dubreuil, M. O'Donnell and B. Connery (2006) Brook trout growth and movements in a Maine coastal stream, Stanley Brook. Northeast sea-run trout meeting 2006. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Hadley, MA.. December 6. 2006-12-01
Kazyak, D., Zydlewski, J., and Letcher, B. (2009) Movement and habitat use of brook charr in coastal Maine. 139th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society. Nashville Tennessee. August 30-September 3 2009-08-30
Kazyak D.C., Zydlewski, J., Letcher, B.(2010) Movement and growth of brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) in coastal Maine. 140th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. September 13-16. 2010-09-13
Danylchuk, A., Letcher, B., Zydlewski, J., Whiteley, A., Dubrieul,T., and Hurley, S. (2011) Movement patterns of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) inhabiting a restored coastal stream in Massachusetts: preliminary evidence of anadromy. 141th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society. Seattle, Washington. September 4-9. 2011-09-04
Snook, E., Danylchuk, A., Letcher, B., Zydlewski, J., Whiteley, A., Dubreuil, T., and Hurley, S. (2012) Movement Patterns of Anadromous Brook Trout in a Restored Coastal Stream System in Southern Massachusetts. Oral presentation at the 142nd Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN. 2012-08-21
Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Jackson, C. 2009. MS Thesis: Fishing, Water Regulation and Competition: the Past, Present and Future of Brook Trout in the Rapid River, Maine. 2010-10-31
Kayzak, D. 2011. Growth and movement of brook char (Salvelinus fontinalis) in coastal Maine. M.S. Thesis, University of Maine. 2011-05-31