Spring fishery workshop offers current research and information related to the status of the Lake Erie & Detroit River fishery. Michigan Sea Grant and Michigan State University Extension, in partnership with the Huron Valley Sportfishing Club, Department of Natural Resources Fisheries Division, University of Michigan, NOAA Center of Excellence for Great Lakes and Human Health, and Herpetelogical Resource Management will be hosting an evening regional workshop. The workshop is open to the public, and will provide valuable information for anglers, charter captains, resource professionals, and other community members interested in attending, including:

  • Status of Lake Erie/Detroit River fish populations – Todd Wills
  • Angler catch data (creel survey) – Jan-Michael Hessenauer
  • Fisheries management activities – Jim Francis
  • Aquaculture in Michigan – Jim Diana
  • Harmful Algal Blooms – Sonia Joshi
  • Mudpuppy Research Project – David Mifsud
  • Detroit River fishery projects – Mary Bohling

You are invited to participate! Open to the public at no cost.

Date: Thursday, April 21
Time: 6:00 — 9:00 p.m.
Location: American Legion Post #200, 11800 Michael St., Taylor, MI 48180