Fsam 2010

Fish Sampling with Active Methods

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This project is cofinanced by the City of Ceske Budejovice


Keynote speakers

Olav Rune Godø
Institute of Marine Research, Norway
Topic: Technology and cross disciplinary research for correct representation of aquatic ecosystems (Introductory lecture)

Euan Harvey
University of Western Australia
Topic: A new perspective on underwater visual sampling of fishes

Christian Wolter
Leibniz Inst Freshwater Ecol & Inland Fisheries, Germany
Topic: Challenges to representatively sample fish in large rivers

Paul D. Winger
Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
Topic: "Moving beyond basic descriptions of fish behaviour: A case example using bottom trawls"

Pavel Jurajda
Institute of Vertebrate Biology, Czech Republic
Topic: State-of-art in electrofishing sampling

Robert K. Cowen
University of Miami, USA
Topic: State-of-art in sampling of larval and juvenile fish in the open water

Robert L. Stephenson
DFO St. Andrews Biological Station and University of New Brunswick, Canada
Topic: Fisheries as active samplers: Making the most of industry information

Paul Fernandes
Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen, Scotland
Topic: Recent advances in acoustic approaches to remote species identification

Scott A. Bonar
USGS Arizona Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, USA
Topic: Case Histories of standard sampling in North America