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

Staff Member

Mr. Cade Lyon

Cade is holding two flatheads.



Cade is from Missouri and grew up pursuing turkey, bass, and catfish on his family farm. In 2016, he graduated with a B.S. in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation from Northwest Missouri State University. Afterward, he worked for the Missouri Department of Conservation for two years as a fisheries hourly and then a Resource Science Assistant for the Pallid Sturgeon Population Assessment Program. He's currently in the process of completing his master's degree researching Walleye population dynamics and hooking mortality in South Dakota with Dr. Steve Chipps.

Research Publications Publication Date
Lyon, CA, J. Davis, M.J. Fincel and S.R. Chipps. 2022. Effects of capture depth and water temperature on walleye hooking mortality. Fisheries Management and Ecology. November 2022