publication . Article . 2017

Standard Methods for Sampling Freshwater Fishes: Opportunities for International Collaboration

Bonar, Scott A.; Mercado-Silva, Norman; Hubert, Wayne A.; Beard, T. Douglas; Dave, Göran; Kubečka, Jan; Graeb, Brian D.S.; Lester, Nigel P.; Porath, Mark; Winfield, Ian J.;
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  • Published: 01 Mar 2017 Journal: Fisheries, volume 42, pages 150-156 (issn: 0363-2415, eissn: 1548-8446, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
With publication of Standard Methods for Sampling North American Freshwater Fishes in 2009, the American Fisheries Society (AFS) recommended standard procedures for North America. To explore interest in standardizing at intercontinental scales, a symposium attended by international specialists in freshwater fish sampling was convened at the 145th Annual AFS Meeting in Portland, Oregon, in August 2015. Participants represented all continents except Australia and Antarctica and were employed by state and federal agencies, universities, nongovernmental organizations, and consulting businesses. Currently, standardization is practiced mostly in North America and Euro...
Subjects
free text keywords: Ecology and Environment, Biology, Spatial ecology, Freshwater fish, biology.organism_classification, Standard methods, Sampling (statistics), Standardization, Environmental resource management, business.industry, business
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publication . Article . 2017

Standard Methods for Sampling Freshwater Fishes: Opportunities for International Collaboration

Bonar, Scott A.; Mercado-Silva, Norman; Hubert, Wayne A.; Beard, T. Douglas; Dave, Göran; Kubečka, Jan; Graeb, Brian D.S.; Lester, Nigel P.; Porath, Mark; Winfield, Ian J.;