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

Wisconsin Fishery Technical Assistance Activities


Goose Island, Mississippi River, Wisconsin. Credit: Kathy Carlyle

Description and Agency Provider(s) Date
Working with researchers to design and implement a telemetry based study of longnose sucker movements in Lake Michigan.
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Isermann, Dembkowski May 2020
Working with researchers from several agencies on a project designed to determine whether lake sturgeon passed upstream on the Menominee River are producing offspring.
We Energies
Isermann June 2019
Working with Wisconsin DNR biologist to design a telemetry-based study to evaluate movements of lake sturgeon using Wisconsin tributaries to the Mississippi River
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann July 2019
Working as part of a team of researchers and agency personnel from multiple states and agencies to help develop standardized methods for estimating the age of invasive silver and bighead carps.
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Isermann May 2018
Worked with Scott Hansen at the Wisconsin DNR to determine the genetic structure of smallmouth bass across Wisconsin with a focus on Green Bay
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson January 2017
Worked with Andrew Muir (Great Lakes Fishery Commission) to complete a project examining the accuracy of daily growth rings in otoliths for estimating hatch timing of lake whitefish.
Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Isermann October 2013
Whitefish Age Correction for Lake Michigan: Worked with biologists from the WDNR and USFWS to correct fin ray and scale ages for lake whitefish using otolith age data. I adapted an age-length key program I co-developed to accomplish this. The corrected age-specific abundances I provide are inputs for statistical catch at age models used to set safe harvest levels for lake whitefish.
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Isermann January 2014
WICFRU students and staff provided extensive assistance on an evaluation of muskellunge stocking being conducted by WDNR and the Fisheries Propagation Science Center at UWSP. These efforts included fin-clipping and tagging muskellunge at Wild Rose Fish Hatchery as well as conducting electrofishing surveys on several Wisconsin lakes to capture stocked fish.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Kerns, Musch September 2014
WICFRU students and staff implanted 30 acoustic transmitters into lake whitefish in Green Bay and the Menominee River as a pilot project. Subsequent locations of these fish provided interesting information on the movements of lake whitefish and this information is being used to secure additional funding to study whitefish movements.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Schulze October 2015
WICFRU staff completed OTC mark detection for walleye stocking evaluations occurring in several Wisconsin lakes. We also provided OTC mark detection for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
Iowa Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski January 2018
Used microsatellite data to determine the genetic ancestry of sauger populations in Lake Winnebago. For Adam Nickel Oshkosh Office.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist June 2017
Statewide Evaluation of Changes to Panfish Harvest Regulations: Serve as technical advisor to the Wisconsin DNR’s Panfish Management Team that was charged with designing and implementing this evaluation of changes in bag and length limits for panfish. My duties include experimental design, presenting information on my work at public meetings, and estimating otolith ages of panfish in lakes across the state to determine potential changes in age structure and growth that might occur due to regulation changes.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann January 2014
Statewide Database for PITs and Acoustic Tags: Served as technical adviser for this discussion of how to integrate this information into Wisconsin DNR’s statewide fisheries database.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann January 2016
Staff and students from the Wisconsin Cooperative Fishery Research Unit worked with WDNR staff to obtain calcified structures (scales, otoliths, and dorsal spines) from walleye mortalities associated with a Cabela’s walleye tournament held out of Sturgeon Bay during 2013 and another tournament held out of Green Bay in 2014. All structures are being processed, photographed and provided to WDNR personnel.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Kerns June 2014
Staff and students assisted WDNR personnel in processing sport fish captured in a commercial seine operation on Lake Butte des Morts in November 2013.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Richter, Woiak November 2013
Served as a invited speaker during a Prey Fish Age Estimation Workshop held by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission in Traverse City, Michigan.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann December 2018
Screened musky broodstock for staff at Wild Rose hatchery to inform mating crosses
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist July 2016
Sampling Design for Wisconsin River Impoundments: Served as technical adviser and assisted WDNR biologists in designing sampling strategies for these diverse ecosystems. We met to evaluate the changes we have made to sampling efforts and to determine additional changes that may be necessary. I have also employed a PIT tagging program for walleyes in the Stevens Point Flowage to determine if this method provides useful information on this population.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann January 2015
Provided training to Michigan Department of Natural Resources personnel on how to implant acoustic transmitters into lake sturgeon.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Isermann September 2020
Provided technical advice to Illinois DNR personnel regarding methods used to estimate the age of muskellunge using fin rays.
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Isermann August 2020
Provided recommendations to researcher at the University of Wyoming regarding laboratory equipment needed to estimate the age and growth of fish
University of Wyoming
Isermann August 2019
Provided guidance to USFWS personnel with the Ashland Fishery Resource Office regarding use of mark-recapture based growth modeling.
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Isermann May 2020
Provided guidance for College of Natural Resource's Environmental Microbiology Analysis and Research Laboratory (EMARL).
EMARL
Sloss, Turnquist January 2011
Provided assistance to Wisconsin DNR biologists regarding age estimation protocols for largemouth bass in their baseline monitoring program.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann August 2019
Provided analytical assistance and walleye age and growth estimates to a post-doctoral research fellow at Concordia University in Quebec, Canada
Concordia University
Israel December 2018
Provided advice to Wisconsin DNR personnel regarding design of a telemetry study designed to assess movements of white suckers in the Fox River
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann March 2019
Provided Wisconsin DNR Northern Pike Management team with information on age estimation protocols to help formulate statewide collection of calcified structures in 2018.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann January 2018
Program Review of Muskellunge Propagation, WDNR 2005
Sloss January 2005
Population genetics of the thermally dimorphic fungal pathogen, Blastomyces dermatitidis
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation
Sloss January 2009
Participation in Wisconsin DNR northern pike working group team meeting
Wisconsin DNR
Homola June 2021
Participation in Wisconsin DNR muskellunge working group meeting<br><br>
Wisconsin DNR
Homola June 2021
Participation in Wisconsin DNR Lake Michigan Fisheries Team meeting
Wisconsin DNR
Homola July 2021
Organized Symposia; Use of Acoustic Telemetry to Inform Fisheries Management across Midwestern U.S. and Canada, 79th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Cleveland, OH.
American Fisheries Society
Isermann January 2018
Met with Matthew Burnett, a fishery researcher from South Africa at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, and provided a tour of research project sites. Provided technical guidance regarding the use of telemetry for tracking fish movements.
University of KwaZulu-Natal
Isermann August 2019
Memo: Genetic detection of white bass x striped bass hybrids
Missouri Cooperative Fishery Research Unit
Homola, Albosta March 2021
Memo: Assessment of Wisconsin steelhead strain differentiation
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Homola, Albosta March 2021
Lake whitefish genomics research update
Lake Michigan Technical Committee
Homola April 2021
Invited to and attended WI DNR's Annual Fish Propagation Meeting wherer I discussed genetic principles and quidelines with various agency personnel
Sloss August 2003
Invited to and attended WI DNR Fish and Habitat Quarterly Meeting where I fielded questions and provided feedback to questions from DNR employees regarding genetic concerns of the program
Sloss April 2003
Invited and participaed as a member of the Lake Michigan Lake Sturgeon Technical Committee. Provided insight and recommendations into genetic concerns related to Lake Sturgeon rehabilitation effords
Sloss September 2003
High Reward Tagging Study for Walleyes on Lake Winnebago: Assisted Wisconsin DNR biologists with design of a high-reward tagging study to determine angler non-reporting rates associated with annual walleye tagging events on the Lake Winnebago system. I developed an Excel-based simulation tool that allowed managers to determine numbers of high reward tags to release in relation to cost, precision, and previously observed reporting rates for non-reward tags.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann January 2015
Helped to secure a $200,000 endowment from Walleyes for Tomorrow donated to the Fisheries Program at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. This endowment will be used to fund undergraduate research on campus that is related to walleye management.
Univeristy of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Isermann September 2017
Help the WDNR continue to address the potential effects of harvest regulations on largemouth bass populations by adding simulations for three additional lakes.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann May 2015
Genetic identity of fish stomach contents.
Fisheries Analysis Center
Sloss, Turnquist June 2012
Genetic identification of suspected moronid fish.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Sloss August 2012
Genetic diversity of lake whitefish in lakes Michigan and Huron; sampling, standardization, and research priorities
Great Lakes Science Center
Sloss February 2008
Gave two presentations on brook trout genetics to the brook trout species team for the WDNR to inform broodstock selection and genetic conservation of brook trout in Wisconsin. Also participated in meetings to plan future brook trout propagation and consulted on propagation management plans.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson July 2016
Fish Genetics Workshop, Wisconsin American Fisheries Society Sponsored
Sloss February 2005
Estimation of Yellow Perch Hatch Dates: I have worked with graduate students at Bemidji State University and UW-Milwaukee that are or were estimating hatch timing of yellow perch as part of their research. My efforts included on-site training in otolith removal, preparation, and interpretation and providing daily age estimates for small batches of otoliths.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Isermann January 2015
Discussed the utility of genetics for managing Muskellunge in Wisconsin at a meeting of musky club executives arranged by the WDNR
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson January 2018
Determined which strains brown trout caught in Lake Superior are derived from using genetics.
Wisconsin DNR
Larson February 2018
Conducted a pilot examination of lake whitefish diets in the Fox River for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski November 2017
Completed or working on age assessments of smallmouth bass, walleye, lake whitefish, and lake trout for Wisconsin DNR personnel around the state.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski January 2018
Attended meeting with WDNR biologists and musky angler clubs to discuss the utility of genetics for managing musky populations in Central Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson January 2018
Attended GLFC FishPass science planning meeting in Ann Arbor 1/31-2/1/19
Great Lakes Fishery Commission
Larson January 2019
Assisting with the baseline genetic sampling plan for the Boardman River Fish Passage project with the goal of understanding existing genetic structure and diversity.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Larson January 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR with a project to investigate the reproductive success of walleye captured from Sanford Lake in northern Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson January 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR to update stocking and genetic management plan for panfish
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson October 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR to update statewide fisheries genetic management plan
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson August 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR to update genetic management plan for muskellunge
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson May 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR to improve genetic baseline of brook trout across Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson June 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR to determine whether walleye captured in Pewaukee Lake are of wild or hatchery origin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist February 2017
Assisting Wisconsin DNR to determine the genetic diversity in wild, F1, and F2 hatchery crosses of Brook Trout
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson March 2017
Assisting UWSP and Wisconsin DNR personnel with a study on brook trout use of spring ponds in central Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski August 2021
Assisting USGS personnel with the Great Lakes Science Center with design and implementation of an age and growth workshop focused on estimating the age of prey fish in the Great Lakes Basin.
U.S. Geological Survey
Isermann January 2018
Assisting U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Wisconsin DNR personnel in designing a telemetry-based study to determine movements of northern pike in southern Green Bay.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Isermann June 2018
Assisting Minnesota DNR personnel with yellow perch age estimation as part of a statewide study on perch population characteristics.
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Isermann August 2019
Assisting Justin VanDeHey with identifying the genetic stock of origin of sturgeon captured in the St. Louis River
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Larson, Turnquist March 2017
Assisting Dan Iserman, WICFRU, and Mike Donofrio, WDNR, with identifying the genetic stock of origin of lake sturgeon captured on the Menominee River
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson April 2016
Assisted the Wisconsin DNR to help select broodstock lakes for musky in northern Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson April 2017
Assisted graduate student working with the CRU at Montana State with methods for estimating hatch dates of smallmouth bass.
USGS-Montana Cooperative Fishery and Wildlife Research Unit
Isermann March 2019
Assisted fishery biologists with Illinois DNR with understanding trends in crappie recruitment occurring in an Illinois reservoir.
Illinois Department of Natural Reseources
Isermann February 2019
Assisted biologist with the Illinois DNR with age estimation techniques for largemouth bass.
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Isermann October 2018
Assisted Zach Peterson at Bob Lusk outdoors with genetic analysis of largemouth bass from private ponds in Texas
Bob Lusk Outdoors
Larson, Turnquist January 2017
Assisted Wisconsin DNR with musky genetics questions in Turtle Flambeau, Kentuck, Kalepp farms, Whitefish, Grindstone, Petenwell, and Castle Rock
Wisconsin DNR
Larson September 2018
Assisted Wisconsin DNR with a project investigating the survival of native and non-native musky strains that have been stocked into Lake Wissota.
Wisconsin DNR
Larson, Turnquist July 2016
Assisted Wisconsin DNR to determine whether walleye stocked in the Manitowish Chain in northern Wisconsin were of native origin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist October 2016
Assisted Wisconsin DNR to determine whether walleye caught in Lake Geneva were of hatchery or wild origin
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist April 2016
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel with designing and conducting a tag return study for lake whitefish in Lake Michigan.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann January 2018
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel with design of antenna arrays needed to detect fish tagged with passive integrated transponders.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann May 2019
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel in south-central Wisconsin with implantation of acoustic transmitters in common carp and deployment of acoustic receivers to help determine effectiveness of an electric barrier to prevent carp movement in the Oconomowoc River.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski August 2018
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel in purchasing equipment for their agency to be used for estimation of age and growth in their field offices
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann March 2019
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel in hiring process for a lake sturgeon habitat biologist and data base manager.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski March 2018
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel in designing telemetry studies of walleye movements in two inland Wisconsin lakes
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski September 2021
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel in designing study to monitor movements of smallmouth bass and walleye in relation to construction projects on the Menominee River.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann July 2020
Assisted Wisconsin DNR personnel in assessment of common carp movements in Oconomowoc River using acoustic telemetry. Involved assisting with tagging and data analysis.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Dembkowski June 2019
Assisted Wisconsin DNR drafting genetic management units for state fisheries genetic management plan.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson January 2018
Assisted Wisconsin DNR determining whether triploid treatment for splake was effective in Lake Superior.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson June 2018
Assisted Wisconsin DNR by genotyping sturgeon across the state to help define genetic management units
Wisconsin DNR
Larson February 2018
Assisted WDNR to identify new broodstock sources for musky and ensure that propagated fish retain sufficient diversity
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist April 2017
Assisted USGS personnel at the Columbia Environmental Research Center with design of an age estimation workshop for bighead and silver carp.
U.S. Geological Survey
Isermann January 2018
Assisted Michigan DNR with muskellunge genetics questions in Upper Peninsula lakes and Lake St. Clair
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Larson September 2018
Assisted Jessica Pruden, USFW, East Lansing, MI, with the interpretation of two manuscripts involving the population genetics of copperbelly water snake for the five year review of the recovery plan for the northern population segment of the copperbelly water snake (Nerodia erythogaster neglecta).
US Fish and Wildlife Service
Larson April 2016
Assisted Jessica Pruden USFWS Lansing with planning potential propagation strategies for the Northern DPs of Copperbelly Watersnake (literature review on phone conference)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Larson January 2018
Assisted Dave Caroffino (MI DNR) by analyzing whitefish captured from Leland to determine stock of origin. Results were presented at meetings and used to inform management.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Larson October 2018
Assist the WDNR with comparison of lake sturgeon growth rates estimated from fin rays and mark-recapture.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Isermann, Kerns, Dembkowski March 2015
Assist the Alaska Department of Fish and Game sequence seven loci from the mitochondrial genome in seven species of salmon to construct species specific assays.
Alaska Department of Game and Fish
Larson April 2016
Assist UWSP professor, Justin VanDeHey, determine growth potential and genetic diversity of yellow perch in South Dakota.
South Dakota State University
Larson, Turnquist July 2016
Assist Dan Isermann with genetic larval ID of larval samples captured in northern Wisconsin
Wisconsin Cooperative Fishery Research Unit
Larson, Turnquist February 2017
Analyzed walleye population structure in Green Bay
Wisconsin DNR
Larson, Turnquist July 2016
Analyzed brook trout genetic data and gave a presentation to DNR biologists detailing results of brook trout genetics study
Wisconsin DNR
Larson March 2018
Analyzed 50 walleye from the Taal Lake hatchery for Dave Giehtbrock with the goal of determining whether the fish were of Lake Michigan or Rock/Fox origin.
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Larson, Turnquist November 2017
Analyzed 14 populations of brook trout in Iowa to evaluate genetic structure and diversity
Iowa DNR
Larson November 2017
Role - Description Provider         Start Date        End Date       
Undergraduate Research Mentor, University of Wisconsin Water Resources Fellowship Program - Served as a research mentor for a visiting undergraduate research fellow from University of Wisconsin Green Bay that resulted in a poster presented at several venues. Isermann May 2018 April 2019
Undergraduate Research Mentor, UWSP Walleyes for Tomorrow Research Endowment - Serving as a research mentor to undergraduate student who was selected for a research scholarship awarded through a Walleyes Tomorrow research endowment at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Isermann August 2019 Present
Member, Watershed Center Planning Committee Bozek September 2002 May 2004
Member, University Personnel Development Committee - UPDC Council Sloss September 2008 Present
Member, University Personnel Development Committee Larson January 2018 Present
Member, UWSP Graduate Committee Bozek September 1997 Present
Member, UW System Advisory Group for the Liberal Arts Essay Contest/University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Isermann March 2013 August 2014
Member, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Sloss May 2010 Present
Member, Graduate Program Committee, College of Natural Resources, University of Wisonsin-Stevens Point Isermann January 2018 Present
Member, College of Natural Resources Graduate School Committee. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Sloss September 2011 Present
Chair, Treehaven director search and screen committee Isermann July 2015 September 2015
Assited with an on-campus seminar series focused on fisheries and wildlife resources in the Great Lakes Isermann January 2018 May 2018
Role and Organization Individual         Start Date        End Date       
co-chair, Great Lakes Cisco Taxonomy Working Group Larson July 2019 Present
USGS Synthetic Biology Working Group Larson May 2019 Present
Program Committee Member, Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference Isermann January 2017 February 2019
Presentation Judge, Jim and Katie Krause CNR Student Research Symposium Homola April 2021 Present
Poster judge, WDAFS Meeting, Anchorage AK Larson May 2018 May 2018
Poster judge, Jim and Katie Krause CNR Student Research Symposium Larson April 2018 April 2018
Panel Member, Graduate School Panel, MWFC 2018 one of 6 faculty members that answered questions from prospective graduate students Larson January 2018 January 2018
Organized fish and Wildlife Seminar Series for UWSP CNR spring 2018 Larson November 2017 April 2018
Moderator, MWFC 2018 Larson January 2018 January 2018
Mentor, resume writing workshop 2018 MWFWC Larson January 2018 January 2018
Member, Walleye Technical Committee, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Sloss October 2003 Present
Member, Walleye Technical Committee, Northcentral Division, American Fisheries Society Sloss October 2003 Present
Member, Northern Rivers Initiative Committee, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Bozek January 1995 January 2005
Member, Lake Michigan Lake Sturgeon Task Group Sloss December 2003 Present
Member, Lake Michigan Lake Sturgeon Genetics Technical Committee Sloss December 2003 Present
Lake Michigan Fisheries Forum, Cleveland, Wisconsin Isermann September 2018 September 2018
Judge, Phelps Award for Best Genetics Paper Published in an AFS Journal 2017, 2018 Larson March 2017 July 2018
Judge, AFS Early Career Professional Travel Award 2018 Larson April 2018 April 2018
Judge, AFS Early Career Professional Travel Award 2017 Larson April 2017 April 2017
Great Lakes Fishery Commission-Baldwin Scholarship Committee Isermann January 2020 January 2020
GLFC FishPass Science Team Larson July 2018 Present
Committee member, UWSP University Personnel Development Committee Larson February 2018 Present
Attendee, workshop to determine next steps for the FishPass project in Traverse City, MI Larson May 2017 June 2017
Attendee, Workshop on the impact of missing data in genotyping-by-sequencing datasets, Bernatchez Lab, University of Laval Larson October 2016 October 2016
Attendee, USGS Synthetic Biology Meeting St. Paul MN Larson June 2019 June 2019
Attended first workshop of Coregonids in the face of climate change: a collaborative global experiment in Thonon, France Larson March 2018 March 2018
Outreach Activity Provider(s)        Date       
Worked with ProjectBiodiversify.org to fill out a profile of my research to use in high school classrooms. Larson July 2019
Webinar - What’s the deal with Wisconsin’s Walleye? What we know, what we don’t know, and what we can do about it Isermann September 2015
WICFRU staff and students have presented information on our ongoing muskellunge research to multiple muskie angling groups across the state of Wisconsin. Isermann January 2018
The Sturgeon Passage: Getting a Lift Isermann November 2015
Temporal Genetic Stability in a Northern Wisconsin Walleye Population Bozek July 2003
Sloss, B.L. August 2011. Hatchery practices and genetic diversity: What have we learned in recent years. WDNR Annual Propagation Planning Meeting. (Invited). Sloss August 2011
Sloss, B.L. November 2009. Wisconsin muskellunge genetic stock structure. Wisconsin Musky Club. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Sloss November 2009
Sloss, B.L. November 2009. Genetic diversity in the muskellunge fisheries of Wisconsin. Musky Clubs Alliance of Wisconsin. Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Sloss November 2009
Served as part of panel of fisheries professionals providing career guidance and advice to students enrolled in a graduate level course on Fisheries Management at Michigan State University. Isermann April 2020
Review of brook trout genetics in Wisconsin for the Wisconsin Trout magazine. July 2017. Authors Matt Mitro (WDNR), Joanna Griffin (WDNR), Wes Larson (USGS), and David Rowe (USGS) Larson July 2017
Results of WICFRU panfish regulations research highlighted in the 2018 Panfish Guide produced by In-Fisherman magazine. Isermann January 2018
Research on Land-Water Linkages in Katherine Lake, a North Temperate Lake Bozek July 2001
Research Seminar at the annual summer gathering of Illinois Natural History Survey personnel - Larvae to Length Limits: A Multi-Dimensional Approach to Fisheries Research and Management Isermann June 2016
Provided an oral presentation at the March 2018 meeting of the Algoma-Kewaunee Area Great Lakes Sportfishermen regarding results of our age-0 steelhead work on tributaries to Lake Michigan. Isermann March 2018
Presentation to Vilas County Land and Water Conservation Board on effects of 2,4D herbicide. Isermann June 2016
Population Dynamics and Life History Characteristics of Steelhead in Portage Creek, Lake Superior 1991-1999 Bozek March 2000
Our research with Green Bay Muskellunge was featured on the Wildlife Management Institute's Outdoor News Bulletin website. Isermann March 2019
Our research was featured in a Research Brief for the Habitat Section of the American Fisheries Society. Isermann September 2020
Member of expert panel for the FishPass Angler Workshop and Focus Group Meeting. The goal of this workshop was to discuss assessment plans for the FishPass project with citizens of Traverse City and users of the Boardman River. May 30 and 31 2018. Larson May 2018
Lower Fox River/Green Bay NRDA Tech Team Meeting; update on telemetry projects Isermann November 2017
Life History Strategies of Steelhead in Ontario Waters of Lake Superior 1991-1999 Bozek March 2000
Isermann, D.A. 2014. Going Green-The rise of largemouth bass in the north woods. In-Fisherman. Isermann June 2014
Invited to present information on Lake Michigan lake whitefish research to the Wisconsin Commercial Fisheries Board. Isermann April 2020
Invited by editors of In-Fisherman magazine to write an article highlighting the current state of walleye-related research in North America and the article was featured in their 2020 Annual Walleye Guide Isermann March 2020
In-Fisherman featured our paper on bass-walleye interactions. Isermann, Turnquist October 2016
Guidelines for evaluating habitat in the littoral zone of Wisconsin's inland lakes. Bureau of Fisheries Management and Habitat Protection, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Bozek July 2002
Fox River/Green Bay NRDA Trustee Council - Green Bay Fisheries Telemetry Project Isermann October 2017
Food habits and predation between walleye and smallmouth bass in a northern Wisconsin lake Bozek June 2001
Fish community dynamics of Escanaba Lake, Wisconsin, based on abundacne and harvest of fish Bozek July 2001
Evaluating fish community structure, fish/habitat relations and the effects of dam removal in the Baraboo River, Wisconsin. Fish Passage Design and Management in Midwest Streams Workshop. USFWS National Conservation Training Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin. Bozek October 2002
Dr. Isermann was interviewed by Matt Straw for In-Fisherman magazine, a fishing magazine with national distribution with regards to threats to smallmouth bass fisheries. Excerpts from the interview appeared in the magazine and on the In-Fisherman website. Isermann March 2019
Door County Outdoors Radio Show; Dan Isermann introduces us to acoustic telemetry Isermann October 2017
Current Research Topics at the Wisconsin Cooperative Fishery Research Unit, 12 Apostles Musky Club Bozek April 2001
Canary in the coal mine; high capacity wells may impact brook trout by Ben Rodgers Isermann June 2017
Bozek, M.A. January 2010. Effects of riparian vegetation on central Wisconsin trout stream temperatures: a management alternative. Frank Hornberg Chapter of Trout Unlimited. Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Bozek January 2010
Assessment of Fish Habitat in Lakes Bozek March 2000
Andvik, R.T., B.L. Sloss, J. VanDeHey, R. Claramunt, T. Sutton, and S. Hansen. 2011. Proportional stock harvest of the lake whitefish commercial fishery. Lake Michigan Technical Committee Meeting. Glenview, Illinois. Sloss, Andvik January 2011