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- Waldman, John; Alter, S. Elizabeth; Peterson, Douglas; Maceda, Lorraine; Roy, Nirmal; Wirgin, Isaac
- Conservation genetics 2019 v.20 no.2 pp. 167-184
- Acipenser oxyrinchus, etc ; DNA; age structure; anadromous fish; anthropogenic stressors; effective population size; genetic markers; inbreeding; juveniles; life history; monitoring; overfishing; population dynamics; rivers; sex ratio; Hudson River; New York; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Atlantic sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) is an anadromous fish of considerable conservation concern, following its long history of overfishing and exposure to a variety of other anthropogenic stressors. Though reaching a large size, population abundances (Nc) of Atlantic sturgeon are not easily surveyed using traditional fishery methods because of their relative scarcity and their many ...