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- Crossman, J. A., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 2013 v.142 no.4 pp. 1005-1011
- Acipenser fulvescens; community structure; developmental stages; egg incubation; eggs; field experimentation; fish; mortality; predation; predators; rivers; spawning; water flow; Michigan
- ... Mortality during early life stages can greatly affect annual recruitment. Despite the importance to population abundance and community composition, quantitative estimates of the sources and magnitude of early life mortality in natural environments are generally lacking for many fish species. We conducted a field experiment to quantify egg mortality during incubation for Lake Sturgeon Acipenser ful ...