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Lake Superior Fisheries Workshop 2021

April 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, April 8, 2021, 6 – 8 p.m. EST

Location: Zoom 

This workshop – ONLINE this year – will offer current research and information related to the status of the Lake Superior fishery. Michigan Sea Grant will host partners from the Michigan DNR Fisheries Division, the Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Sea Lamprey Control team, and others to provide local research of interest. Directly after the programmed material and regulatory updates

Due to novel coronavirus and social distancing guidelines we are hosting a variation of this year’s workshops in a virtual, online format using a platform called Zoom.

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INSTITUTION
TOPIC
Martha Gerig
Lauren Jescovitch
Elliot Nelson
Extension Educators,
Michigan Sea Grant
Introductions
Dan O’Keefe Extension Educator,
Michigan Sea Grant
Great Lakes Angler Diary
Shawn Sitar

Fisheries Research Biologist,
Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Status of lake trout
Ben Michaels Fisheries Biologist,
Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission
Using hydroacoustic telemetry to assess the effects of mining waste on fish spawning behavior
Troy Zorn Fisheries Research Biologist,
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Coaster brook trout rehab
Kevin Mann Fish Biologist,
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Sea Lamprey Control Program
Sea Lamprey Control in Lake Superior 2020
Patrick Hanchin

Lake Superior Basin Coordinator,
Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Lake Superior Management Plan

Conclusion of Michigan Sea Grant-hosted Workshop.


Start of MDNR-facilitated Conversations & Coffee.
Cory Kovacs

George Madison

Fisheries Biologists – Lake Superior Management Units
Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Regulation changes

Open questions and conversation

Registration for this event is free, but you must register by Wednesday, April 7, 2021.

In addition to receiving a confirmation email directly following this registration process, a link to the Zoom webinar will be e-mailed to all registrants on the morning of April 8.

Registration for Lake Superior Fisheries Workshop 2021 is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on April 7, 2021.

Details

Date:
April 8
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm