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

Oregon Staff Member


Michael Colvin

Phone: (515) 294 - 5646
Email: Mike.Colvin@oregonstate.edu

Research Interest

fisheries science; modeling

Research Publications Publication Date
Moffitt, C. M., M. K. Santora, C. J. Williams, K. J. Anlauf, M. E. Colvin, and K. A. Johnson. 2003. Using parameters from landscape and population based models to understand the dynamics of Myxobolus cerebralis infections. pp 23-24. Proceedings of the 9th Annual Whirling Disease Symposium. Whirling Disease Foundation, Bozeman, Montana. 2003-01-31
Dolan, B.P., K. M. Fisher, M. E. Colvin, S. E. Benda, J. T. Peterson, M. L. Kent, and C. B. Schreck. 2016. Innate and adaptive immune responses in migrating spring-run adult Chinook Salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha. Fish and Shellfish Immunology 48:136-44 2016-02-28
DeWeber, J.T., J.T.Peterson, C. Sharpe, M.L. Kent, M.E. Colvin, C.B. Schreck. A hidden-process model for estimating prespawn mortality using carcass survey data. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2017-01-31
Colvin, M.E., P.W. Bettoli, G.D. Scholten. 2013. Predicting paddlefish roe yields using an extension of the Beverton-Holt equilibrium yield-per-recruit model. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 33:940-949. | Abstract | Download 2013-10-31
Colvin, M.E., J.T. Peterson, M. L. Kent, and C. B. Schreck. 2015. Occupancy modeling for improved accuracy and understanding of pathogen prevalence and dynamics. Plos ONE. 10(3): e0116605. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116605 2015-03-31
Colvin, M.E., J.T. Peterson, C. Sharpe, M.L.Kent, C.B. Schreck. 2018. Identifying optimal translocation policies given factors associated with adult spring-run Chinook Salmon translocation mortality. River Research and Applications 34:1158–1167 2018-12-31
Colvin, M.E. and J.T. Peterson. 2017. Preparing future fisheries professionals to make good decisions. Fisheries 41:473-474 2017-07-31
Colvin, M., K. Anlauf, C. Moffitt, and K. Johnson. 2003. Prevalence of Myxobolus cerebralis in the Pahsimeroi River Watershed, Idaho. pp53-54 in Proceedings of the 9th Annual Whirling Disease Symposium. Whirling Disease Foundation, Bozeman, Montana. 2003-01-31
Colvin, M. E., and C. M. Moffitt. 2009. Evaluation of irrigation canal networks to assess stream connectivity in a watershed. River Research and Applications.25: 486-496 2009-04-30
Colvin, M. E., K. Anlauf, K. Johnson, and C. Moffitt. 2004. Effects of fish distributions on whirling disease in the Pahsimeroi River drainage, Idaho. pp 13-14, 10th Annual Whirling Disease Symposium, Salt Lake City. Whirling Disease Foundation, Bozeman, Montana. 2004-01-31
Anlauf, K. J., C. M. Moffitt, M. E. Colvin, and B. R. Rieman. 2004. Understanding the ecology of whirling disease through modeling of Tubifex habitat. Pp 15-16. in 10th Annual Whirling Disease Symposium. Salt Lake City. Whirling Disease Foundation, Bozeman, Montana. 2004-01-31
Presentations Presentation Date
Shamaskin, A., M. Colvin, and L.E. Miranda. 2016. Sensitivity of a multisystem length limit model. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Kansas City. 2016-08-23
Schreck, C.B., J. Peterson, S. Benda, M, Colvin, M. Kent, C. Sharpe. 2014. Staying Alive to Spawn in Spring Chinook Salmon: Which Life History Tactic of Host of Parasite Prevails. 19th Biennial Ecological and Evolutionary Ethology of Fishes Meeting. Corvallis, Oregon. 2014-06-22
Schreck, C., Kent, M., Colvin, M.E., Benda, S., Sharpe, C., Peterson, J.T., Doland, B., Chitwood, R., Unrein, J., Caudill, C.C., Naugton, G. Evaluating potential causes and management of pre-spawning mortality in adult upper Willamette River Chinook salmon. Willamette Fisheries Science Review, Corvallis Oregon. February 5-7, 2013. 2013-02-05
Schreck, C., B. Dolan, M. Kent, M. Colvin, J. Peterson. (2017). Stress, the immune system and maturation in Chinook salmon. International Congress of Comparative Endocrinology. Alberta, Canada. June 4-9, 2017. 2017-06-04
Schreck, C. M. E. Colvin2, C. Sharpe, J. T. Peterson, M. Kent, S. Benda, B. Dolan, and C. C. Caudill. Evaluating Potential Causes And Management Of Pre-Spawning Mortality In Adult Upper<br> Willamette River Chinook Salmon. Willamette Fisheries Science Review, Corvallis OR, February 5-7 2013-02-05
Peterson, J.T.,T. Neal, M. Kent, J. Sanders, and C. Schreck. 2019. Effects stressors on survival and dam passage of juvenile chinook salmon: implications for juvenile fish passage. Willamette Fisheries Science Review, Corvallis OR, February 12-13. 2019-02-12
Peterson, J.T., J. Sanders, T. Neal, M. Kent and C. Schreck. 2020. The Willamette Copepod Research Program: Infection experiments and impacts on juvenile Chinook salmon. Willamette Fisheries Science Review, Corvallis OR, February 11-12 2020-02-12
Neal, T., M.L. Kent, J. Sanders, C.B. Schreck, and J. Peterson. 2020. Experimental infection of the parasitic copepod on juvenile Chinook salmon. Annual Meeting of the Oregon Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, March 4-6, Bend, OR. 2020-03-05
Miranda, L.E., M. Colvin, and A. Shamaskin. 2016. A multivariate approach to assessing harvest regulations. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, Kansas City. 2016-08-24
M. E. Colvin, J. T. Peterson, C. Sharpe, S. Benda, M. Kent, B. Dolan, C. C. Caudill, and C. Schreck. Development of a tool to evaluate outplanting strategies and prespawn mortality of Upper Willamette River spring Chinook. Annual Meeting of the Western Division of the American Fisheries Society, Boise, Idaho. April 15-18, 2013 2013-04-15
Herron, C., M. Colvin, M. Kent, C. Caudill, and C. Schreck. 2014. Nanophyetus Salminocola Burdens in Chinook Salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawystscha) Prior to Spawning in the Willamette Basin. 19th Biennial Ecological and Evolutionary Ethology of Fishes Meeting. Corvallis, Oregon. 2014-06-22
Herron, C., M. Colvin, M. Kent, C. Caudill, C. Schreck. Nanophyetus slaminocola burdens in Chinook salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawystscha) prespawning in the Willamette Basin. Oregon Chapter American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Feb 25-28, 2014. Eugene, Oregon. 2014-02-28
Colvin, M.E., J. T. Peterson, C. Sharpe, S. Benda1, M. Kent, B. Dolan, and C. Schreck 2014. Upper Willamette River spring Chinook prespawn mortality synthesis and modeling. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society Oregon Chapter, February 25-28, Eugene OR. 2014-02-25
Colvin, M.E., J. T. Peterson, C. Sharpe, S. Benda, C. Schreck, M. Kent, B. Dolan, and C. Caudill. 2013. Upper Willamette River spring Chinook prespawn mortality synthesis and modeling. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society Oregon Chapter, Feb 18-21. 2013-02-20
Technical Publications Publication Date
Colvin, M. E., E. D. Katzenmeyer, T. W. Stewart, and C. L. Pierce. 2009. The Clear Lake Ecosystem Simulation Model (CLESM) Project. Annual Progress Report to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. 142 pages. 2009-06-30
Colvin, M. E., E. D. Katzenmeyer, T. W. Stewart, and C. L. Pierce. 2008. The Clear Lake Ecosystem Simulation Model (CLESM) Project. Annual Progress Report to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. 110 pages. 2008-06-30
Caudill, C.C., Naughton, G., Taylor, G., Keefer, M., Knoff, M., Roumasset, A., Schreck, C.B. and Kent, M. Migration behavior and spawning success in spring Chinook salmon in Fall Creek and the North Fork Middle Fork Willamette River: relationships among fate, fish condition, and environmental factors: 2008-2011. US Army Corps of Engineers, Annual Willamette River Science Review, Corvallis, OR Jan 30- Feb 1, 2012. 2012-01-31