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

Nebraska Project


Influence of trout stocking on species of concern

May 2011 - April 2014


Personnel

Participating Agencies

  • Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

Project goal is to determine if stocked rainbow trout prey on species of concern (i.e., tier I/II fishes).

Research Publications Publication Date
Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, K. L. Pope, and S. Schainost. 2016. Potential population and assemblage influences of non-native trout on native nongame fish in Nebraska headwater streams. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 25:99-108. | Download January 2016
Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2015. Experimental evaluation of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss predation on longnose dace Rhinichthys cataractae. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 24:600-607. | Download September 2015
Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2014. Short-term evaluation of visible implant alpha tags in juveniles of three fish species under laboratory conditions. Journal of Fish Biology 84:971-981. | Download April 2014
Turek, K. C., M. A. Pegg, and K. L. Pope. 2013. Review of the negative influences of non-native salmonids on native fish species. Great Plains Research 23:39-49. | Download December 2013
Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Turek, K. C. 2014. Influence of non-native trout on native non-game fish in Nebraska headwater streams. M.S. thesis. University of Nebraska—Lincoln. May 2014