Culture, Biology, and Management Of Asian Carps In North America - Part 2

Tuesday, September 10, 2013: 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
Miller (Statehouse Convention Center)
Part 2
Duane Chapman
8:20 AM
An Independent Evaluation of the Triploid Grass Carp Certification Program
Scott F. Stuewe, HDR Engineering; Meghan Oh, HDR Engineering; Morgan Diffenderfer, HDR Engineering

8:40 AM
Re-Evaluating the Invasion Risk of a Biological Control Agent (grass carp, Ctenopharyngodon idella): Reducing Ecological Uncertainty With Improved Risk Assessment
Marion Wittmann, University of Notre Dame; Christopher Jerde, University of Notre Dame; Jennifer Howeth, University of Alabama; Sean Maher, University of California Berkeley; Andrew Deines, University of Notre Dame; Jill A. Jenkins, U.S. Geological Survey; Gregory Whitledge, Southern Illinois University Carbondale; Sarah Burbank, University of Notre Dame; Andrew Mahon, Central Michigan University; William Chadderton, The Nature Conservancy; David Lodge, University of Notre Dame

9:00 AM
Ploidy Verification of Postmortem Black and Grass Carp: How and Why
Jill A. Jenkins, U.S. Geological Survey; Bonnie L. Brown, Virginia Commonwealth University; Diana M. Papoulias, U.S. Geological Survey; Gregory W. Whitledge, Southern Illinois University

9:20 AM
Fluegg: A Lagrangian Tool to Simulate the Transport of Asian Carps Eggs
Tatiana Garcia, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; P. Ryan Jackson, U.S. Geological Survey; Elizabeth Murphy, U.S. Geological Survey; Albert J. Valocchi, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Marcelo H. Garcia, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

9:40 AM
Evaluation of Gears for Sampling Different Life Stages of Asian Carp
Steven E. Butler, Illinois Natural History Survey; Jonathan A. Freedman, Illinois Natural History Survey; Matthew J. Diana, Illinois Natural History Survey; David H. Wahl, Illinois Natural History Survey

10:00 AM
Tuesday AM Break

10:20 AM
Trophic Analysis of Asian Carps in Newly Invaded Prairie Streams
Cari-Ann Hayer, South Dakota State University; Brian D.S. Graeb, South Dakota State University; Katie Bertrand, South Dakota State University

10:40 AM
Competitive Interactions Between Bighead Carp and Bluegill
Kirsten Nelson, University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana / Illinois Natural History Survey

Foodweb Effects of Asian Carp in the Illinois River (Withdrawn)
11:20 AM
Evaluating the Effects of Asian Carp On Native Fishes
Quinton Phelps, Missouri Department of Conservation; Sara Tripp, Missouri Department of Conservation; Justin Seibert, Missouri Department of Conservation; David Herzog, Missouri Department of Conservation

11:40 AM
Asian Carp Movement Patterns As a Function of Flow
Marybeth K. Brey, PhD, Southern Illinois University; David Glover, PhD, Southern Illinois University; James E. Garvey, Southern Illinois University

12:00 PM
Tuesday Lunch

1:00 PM
Examination of Factors Influencing Bigheaded Carp Spawning and Movements in a Large River
Alison Coulter, Purdue University; Reuben Goforth, Purdue University

1:20 PM
Asian Carp Condition Factor (Wr) in the Mississippi River Basin: Geographic and Temporal Trends
James T. Lamer, Western Illinois University; Michael McClelland, Illinois Department of Natural Resources; Kevin Irons, Illinois Department of Natural Resources

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