Browse Prairie Research Institute by Subject "IDNR Division of Fisheries"

  • VonBank, Jay A.; Casper, Andrew F.; Hagy, Heath M.; Yetter, Aaron P. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2015-09-30)
    Objectives:1.Documenting the current distribution of mature water hyacinth plants in the Illinois River/CAWS corridor and comparing with historical records and sightings. 2.Comparing seed densities and frequencies in seed ...

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  • Diana, Matthew J.; Nannini, Michael A.; DeBoom, Corey S.; Nannini, Michael A.; Mulhollem, Joshua J.; Philipp, David P.; Wahl, David H. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2012-11-11)
    The goal of this study was to develop management strategies that maximize growth, recruitment, and harvest of largemouth bass Micropterus salmoides in Illinois impoundments. Largemouth bass are frequently stocked in many ...

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  • Creque, Sara M. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2013-07-09)
    Our objectives for this study are continued monitoring of zooplankton, invertebrates, fish,and fish diets through a sampling scheme to include additional habitat types. The use of more effective sampling ...

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  • Tyszko,Stephen M.; Michaels, Nerissa N.; Lubinski,Benjamin J.; Edison,Timothy W.; Epifanio,John E.; Chick,John H.; Cao,Yong; Sass,Gregg G. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2012-06-30)
    Between 24 August and 20 September, 2011,27sites on the Illinois River waterway and one site in Reach26 of the Mississippi River were sampled using AC electrofishing to monitor fish communities. A total of 5,688 fishes ...

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  • Tiemann, Jeremy S. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2015-01-20)
    Staff from the Illinois Natural History Survey participated in a joint project with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to collect two federally-endangered ...

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  • Stein, Jeffrey A.; Suski, Cory D.; Philipp, David P.; Sherwood, Joshua L.; Patterson, Kristen; Claussen, Julie E.; Lukey, James; Rundus, Austin; Huck, Sarah; Stanhope, Kimberly A.; McNamara, Thomasine; Miller-Ishmael, Lynnette; Illyes, Robert F. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2014-10-17)
    Reports on progress and results for the following project objectives: sport fish population and sport fishing metrics; enhanced field sampling of sport fish populations; determination of factors affecting fishing quality; ...

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  • Stein, Jeffrey A.; Suski, Cory D.; Philipp, David P.; Sherwood, Joshua L.; Landsman, Sean; Claussen, Julie E.; Lukey, James; Robinson, Jason; Cao, Yong; Stanhope, Kimberly A.; Dennis, Clark; McNamara, Thomasine; Miller-Ishmael, Lynnette; Illyes, Robert F. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2013-10-01)
    Reports on progress and results for the following project objectives: sport fish population and sport fishing metrics; enhanced field sampling of sport fish populations; determination of factors affecting fishing quality; ...

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  • Stein, Jeffrey A.; Suski, Cory D.; Philipp, David P.; Stanhope, Kimberly A.; Zuckerman, Zachary; Sutter, David; Claussen, Julie E.; Landsman, Sean; Robinson, Jason; Dennis, Clark; Sherwood, Joshua; McNamara, Thomasine; Miller-Ishmael, Lynnette; Illyes, Robert F. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2012-08-31)
    Reports on progress and results for funded projects including sport fish population and sport fishing metrics; enhanced field sampling of sport fish populations; factors affecting fishing quality; coordination with ongoing ...

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  • Brofka, Wayne A.; Czesny, Seriusz J. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2013-07-01)
    A survey of sport fishing in the Illinois portion of Lake Michigan was conducted from April 1 to September 30, 2010. The survey covered all legal sport fishing during that period excluding fishing from chartered boats and ...

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  • Brofka, Wayne A.; Roswell, Charles R.; Czesny, Sergiusz J. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2013-09-30)
    A survey of sport fishing in the Illinois portion of Lake Michigan was conducted from April 1 to September 30, 2011. The survey covered all legal sport fishing during that period excluding fishing from chartered boats and ...

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  • Roswell, Charles R.; Czesny, Sergiusz J. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2014-07-15)
    Acontact creelsurvey was conducted from April 1 to September 30, 2013, coveringall legal sport fishing during that period (both by pedestrians and anglers fishing from boats)excluding fishing from chartered boats and smelt ...

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  • Roswell, Charles R.; Czesny, Sergiusz J. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2016-11-30)
    The purpose of this study was to estimate sport fishing effort, harvest,and expenditures by anglers fishing the Illinois portion of Lake Michigan(excluding charter fishing). Information provided by this study is important ...

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  • Diana, Matthew J.; Nannini, Michael A.; Gring, Jeffery P.; Garavaglia, James A.; Wahl, David H. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2014)
    Reports results of studies of sportfish enhancement; harvest, regulations, and tournaments; habitat restoration; recruitment of sportfish; sportfish sampling efficiency.

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  • Diana,Matthew J.; Gring,Jeff P.; Garavaglia, James A.; Diffin,Brett J.; Einfalt,Lisa M.; Wahl, David H. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2015-09-17)
    Reports on progress and results of sportfish studies including sportfish enhancement, harvest, regulations, and tournaments, habitat restoration, recruitment of sportfish, and sportfish sampling efficiency.

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  • Redman, Rebecca A.; Czesny, Sergiusz J.; Dettmers,John M. (Illinois Natural History Survey, 2013-07-09)
    Reports on progress and results for the following project objectives: Improve annual assessments of the yellow perch spawning population: Spring spawning assessment; Improve annual assessments of the yellow perch spawning ...

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