The Lake Charr Salvelinus namaycush: Biology, Ecology, Distribution, and Management

Mid-sections of the book provide detailed accounts of the biology and life history of the species, and later sections are devoted to threats to conservation and fishery management practices used to ensure sustainability. A new standard lake charr-specific terminology is also presented. The book will...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Muir, Andrew M. (Editor), Krueger, Charles C. (Editor), Hansen, Michael J. (Editor), Riley, Stephen C. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2021, 2021
Edition:1st ed. 2021
Series:Fish & Fisheries Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction. The Lake Charr: Biology, Ecology, Distribution, and Management
  • Distribution
  • Paleoecology
  • Ecological Diversity
  • Genetic Diversity
  • Habitat
  • Movement Ecology and Behavior
  • Life History and Population Dynamics
  • Trophic Ecology
  • Reproduction
  • Contaminants and Ecotoxicology
  • A General, Life History Based Model for Sustainable Exploitation of Lake Charr across their Range
  • Terminology Issues in Lake Charr Early Development