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- Rude, N. P., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- River research and applications 2016 v.32 no.8 pp. 1808-1818
- Ictalurus furcatus; Ictalurus punctatus; adults; calcium; catfish; habitats; otoliths; oxygen; rivers; spawning; stable isotopes; strontium; Illinois; Mississippi; Mississippi River; Missouri
- ... Insight into environments that contribute recruits to adult fish stocks in riverine systems is vital for effective population management and conservation. Catfishes are an important recreational species in the Mississippi River and are commercially harvested. However, contributions of main channel and tributary habitats to catfish recruitment in large rivers are unknown. Stable isotope and trace e ...