2019 Joint Coolwater & Mid-Continent Warmwater Fish Culture Workshops

Council Bluffs, Iowa; February 4-6, 2019





The Iowa Department of Natural Resources hosted the Coolwater and Mid-Continent Warmwater Fish Culture Workshops in Council Bluffs, IA on February 4-6, 2019. The majority of participants work in federal, state, and higher-education facilities related to fish culture. Below are links to PDFs of selected presentations from the meeting.


Aloisi, Eckes, and Eschen. Development of a Growth Model for Lake Sturgeon

Blackwell et al. Assessment of Short-Term Mortality of Wild-Caught Female Walleye Broodstock

Blawut et al. Testicular Harvest As A Tool To Enhance Milt Availability In Sauger (Sander canadensis)

Broering. Introduction to Nanobubble Technology

Chairvolotti. Minimizing the Impact of Zebra Mussels (Dreissena polymorpha)

Chairvolotti and Kelsey. Applied Protocols and Procedures at the Ed Weed Fish Culture Station


Dagendesh. Dragonfly… A Continuing Education Species!

Esser and Johnson. An Experimental RAS Egg Incubation Unit

Farmer. A fish Health Perspective on Biosecurity and Disinfection

Farrier et al. Predator Impact on Stocked Fingerling Walleye and White Bass in Lake McConaughy

Gunn. Early Spawn Channel Catfish

Hughes. Michigan Musky Culture

Hyer. Biologic and Chemical Filtration System for Iron and Manganese Removal

Johnson and Esser. Walleye culture for sportfish enhancement stockings in Iowa using Recirculation Aquaculture Systems

Lewis. Durant State Fish Hatchery Renovations

McParland. Effluent Treatment Overview

Mosier. Kansas Aquatic Biodiversity Center

Patterson. Use of cotton seed oil and homemade oil applicators to control predatory insects at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

Pereira and Cochran. Economic Justification for Hatchery and Fisheries Infrastructure Improvements

Rogers. Potential uses for UASs in Aquaculture

Trusso. Recirculating Aquaculture Systems: Design Basics System Components

Scholten. Inexpensive Artificial Spawning Habitat In Your Production Ponds

Starzl. Gavins Point NFH; technical advancements and facility update