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Fisheries Technical Briefs

Fisheries Technical Briefs summarize key findings and provide interpretation of DEC fisheries surveys and studies. They are primarily written for technical audiences, but non-technical audiences may also gain a deeper understanding of a fishery by reading the briefs. The Technical Briefs listed here are from recent surveys and studies conducted by Regional Fisheries units. A fisheries dictionary is available to help readers understand the technical information in these reports.

Region 1 (Long Island)

Deep Pond Centrarchid Survey (2017)
New Mill Pond Largemouth Bass Regulation Evaluation (2017)
Upper Yaphank Lake Pre-Dredge and Post-Dredge Evaluation (2017)

Region 2 (New York City)

Baisley Pond Bass and Sunfish Survey (2018)
Clove Lake Survey (2017)
Harlem Meer Centrarchid Survey (2017)
Meadow Lake Snakehead Monitoring (2017)
Oakland Lake Survey (2017)
Ohrback Lake Survey (2017)
Prospect Park Lake Centrarchid Survey (2017)
Van Cortlandt Lake Survey (2017)

Region 3 (Southeast New York)

Lake Kanawauke Centrarchid Survey (2017)
Rio Reservoir Percid Survey (2017)
Swinging Bridge Percid Survey (2017)

Region 4 (East Central New York)

Annual Fall Canadarago Bass/Walleye Survey (2017)
Basswood Pond Salmonid Netting (2017)
Crescent Lake (H-240) Black Bass Survey (2018)
Mallet Pond Salmonid Netting Survey (2017)
Ore Pit Pond Salmonid Netting (2017)
Otsego Lake (SR-404) Survey (2017)
Weed Mines Pond Salmonid Netting (2017)

Region 5 (Northeast New York)

Bear Pond Brook Trout Survey (2017)
Bennett Lake Brook Trout Survey (2017)
Big Brown Brook Biological Survey (2017)
Black Pond Brook Trout Brood Stock Monitoring (2017)
Boreas Ponds Biological Survey (2017)
Chubb River Biological Survey (2017)
Cotters Pond Biological Survey (2017)
DeBraine Lake Brook Trout Survey (2017)
Hatch Pond Biological Survey (2017)
Kitfox Pond General Biological Survey (2017)
Lake Lauderdale Black Bass Survey (2017)
Lake Lonely General Biological Survey (2017)
Little Black Brook Biological Survey (2017)
Little Green Pond Brook Trout Survey (2017)
Long Pond Brook Trout Egg Take (2017)
Moreau Lake General Biological Survey (2017)
Mud Lake General Biological Survey (2017)
Murphy Lake General Biological Survey (2017)
Pettigrew Brook Biological Survey (2017)
Unnamed Stream Biological Survey (2017)
Unnamed Water General Biological Survey (2017)
Upper Spectacle Pond Trout Survey (2017)

Region 6 (Western Adirondacks/Eastern Lake Ontario)

Bug Lake Round Whitefish Stocking Evaluation (2017)

Region 8 (Western Finger Lakes)

Canandaigua Lake Smallmouth Bass Survey (2017)
Hemlock Lake Standard Lake Trout Netting Survey (2018)
Waneta and Lamoka Lakes Muskellunge Survey (2013 and 2017)

Region 9 (Western New York)

Beehunter Creek Trout Population Estimate (2018)
Bova Creek Trout Population Evaluation (2018)
Cattaraugus Creek Trout Population Estimate (2018)
Chautauqua Lake Annual Fall Walleye Survey (2018)
Chautauqua Lake Annual Muskellunge Trap Net Survey (2018)
Chenunda Creek Trout Population Evaluation (2018)
Clear Creek (Arcade) Trout Population Estimate (2017)
Clear Creek (Ellington) Trout Population Estimate (2017)
Dyke Creek Trout Population Evaluation (2018)
Ford Brook Trout Population Evaluation (2018)
Fulmer Valley Creek Trout Population Estimate (2018)
Genesee River Angler Diary Program Results (2017)
Lime Lake Outlet Trout Population Estimate (2017)
Spring Brook Trout Population Estimate (2018)
Wiscoy Creek Trout Population Estimate (2017)

DEC Hatcheries

Experimental Grading of Washington Steelhead (2018)

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