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

Vermont Staff Member


Lisa K Izzo

Lisa

PhD
Phone: (484) 678 - 6729
Email: Lisa.K.Izzo@uvm.edu

Education

  • Ph D University of Vermont 2021
  • MS University of Maine 2016
  • BS Rutgers university 2012

Biography

Lisa completed her M.S. at the University of Maine and started her PhD program at UVM in 2016. Her dissertation will investigate using newer technologies to obtain estimates of lake sturgeon population sizes in Lake Champlain.

Research Publications Publication Date
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, and G.B. Zydlewski. 2021. Multi-run migratory behavior of adult male lake sturgeon in a short river. Journal of Great Lakes Research. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2021.06.012 | Abstract July 2021
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and R. Koenigs. 2021. Second fin ray shows promise for estimating ages of juvenile but not adult Lake Sturgeon. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 41: 217-228. doi: 10.1002/nafm.10561. | Abstract February 2021
Presentations Presentation Date
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and J.E. Marsden. Seasonal movements and habitat use of juvenile lake sturgeon in Lake Champlain. Joint meeting of the American Fisheries Society and The Wildlife Society, Reno, Nevada, 30 September-3 October 2019. October 2019
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Lake Champlain sturgeon: Characterizing the spawning run using acoustic technology. 147th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Tampa, Florida, 20-25 August 2017. August 2017
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Estimating abundance of spawning lake sturgeon in the Winooski River, VT using dual-frequency identification sonar (DIDSON). 74th annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Burlington, VT, 15-17 April 2018. April 2018
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Estimating abundance of spawning lake sturgeon in the Winooski River, VT using dual-frequency identification sonar (DIDSON). Lake Champlain Research Conference, Burlington, VT, 8-9 January 2018. January 2018
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Estimating abundance of spawning lake sturgeon in the Winooski River, VT using dual-frequency identification sonar (DIDSON). Great Lakes Lake Sturgeon Workshop, Port Huron, MI, 21-22 February 2018. February 2018
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Combining dual-frequency identification sonar (DIDSON) and acoustic telemetry to estimate abundance of spawning lake sturgeon. 148th annual meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Atlantic City, NJ, 19-23 August 2018. August 2018
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Feasibility of estimating Lake Sturgeon abundance using side-scan SONAR on a river delta in Lake Champlain. Southern New England Chapter Meeting of AFS and Northeastern Division Meeting of AFS, Mystic, CT, 26-28 February 2017. February 2017
Izzo, L.K., D.L. Parrish, G.B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Feasibility of estimating Lake Sturgeon abundance using side-scan SONAR on a river delta in Lake Champlain. New York Chapter Meeting of AFS, Buffalo, NY, 1-3 February 2017. February 2017
Izzo, L. K., D. L. Parrish, G. B. Zydlewski, and J. E. Marsden. Using acoustic technology to increase understanding of endangered lake sturgeon. 8th World Fisheries Congress, Adelaide, Australia, 11-15 October 2020. September 2021
Izzo, L. K., D. L. Parrish, G. B. Zydlewski, and J. E Marsden. Second fin ray shows promise for aging juvenile but not adult lake sturgeon. Annual Meeting of the North American Sturgeon and Paddlefish Society. (Virtual Meeting 26-29 October 2020.) October 2020
Izzo, L. K., D. L. Parrish, G. B. Zydlewski, and J. E Marsden. Seasonal dynamics of spatial overlap between juvenile and adult lake sturgeon in Lake Champlain. 150th Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Columbus, OH, 30 August- 3 September 2020 (changed to virtual meeting 14 - 25 September 2020). September 2020
Izzo, L. K., D. L. Parrish, G. B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Combining dual-frequency identification sonar (DIDSON) and acoustic telemetry to estimate abundance of spawning lake sturgeon. 44th Annual Meeting of the Atlantic International Chapter of the American Fisheries Society. 23-25 September 2018. September 2018
Izzo, L. K., D. L. Parrish*, G. B. Zydlewski, and C. MacKenzie. Using sonar to estimate lake sturgeon abundance in a river and lake delta in the northeastern USA. 4th Mississippi-Yangtze River Basins Symposium, Chongqing, China, 15-20 October 2018. *Presenter. October 2018