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- Wilkens, J. L.; Katzenmeyer, A. W.; Hahn, N. M.; Hoover, J. J.; Suedel, B. C.
- Journal of applied ichthyology 2015 v.31 no.6 pp. 984-990
- Acipenser oxyrinchus, etc ; aquariums; dredging; juveniles; laboratory techniques; locomotion; sediments; sturgeon; suspended sediment; swimming; total suspended solids; waterways; South Carolina; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... Tested was the hypothesis that juvenile Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) would exhibit no response in short‐term survival or swimming performance when exposed to varying concentrations of suspended sediment simulating dredge plumes in waterways where this species may be impacted by dredging operations. Sediment collected from Savannah Harbor, South Carolina, USA was used to simu ...