Alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) density as a predictor of open water utilization by walleye (Sander vitreus) in Otsego Lake, NY

  • B. E. Bowers
  • Published 2012


Walleye (Sander vitreus) are typically associated with shoals, drop offs, or in aquatic vegetation near shore (Foust and Haynes 2007), while in some lakes and reservoirs walleye make more use of pelagic waters (Ager 1976; Festa 1987; Palmer 2005, Byrne et al. 2009). Walleye have been stocked at a target rate of 80,000/year from 2000-2006 and 40,000/year… (More)


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