Contemporary Issues in Centrarchid Conservation and Management

S. J. Cooke, K. C. Hanson, C. D. Suski

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCentrarchid Fishes
Subtitle of host publicationDiversity, Biology, and Conservation
EditorsSteven J. Cooke, David P. Philipp
Number of pages35
ISBN (Print)9781405133425
StatePublished - 2009


  • Centrarchid fishes, as models in toxicity tests
  • Centrarchid fishes, being host to parasites and diseases
  • Centrarchid fishes, prominent members of North American freshwater ichthyofauna
  • Conservation and management issues associated with centrarchid fishes
  • Contemporary issues in centrarchid conservation and management
  • Exotic centrarchids as threats to conservation
  • Knowledge of basic centrarchid biology in centrarchid fish conservation and management
  • Moving toward ecosystem-based management and community participation approaches
  • Role of centrarchids as introduced species
  • Threats to centrarchid fishes and threat minimizing strategies

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences
  • General Engineering

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