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Habitat Suitability Index Models: Muskellunge

  title={Habitat Suitability Index Models: Muskellunge},
  author={M. F. Cook and R. C. Solomon},
Abstract : The native range of the muskellunge (Esox masquinongy) was restricted to the fresh waters of eastern North America. A review and synthesis of existing information were used to develop a Habitat Suitability Index (HSI) model for the muskellunge (Esox masquinongy). The model consolidates habitat use information into a framework appropriate for field application, and is scaled to produce an index between 0.0 (unsuitable habitat) and 1.0 (optimum habitat). HSI models are designed to be… Expand

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