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Yellow Perch Larval Mortality Burst


Develop Systems and Diet Strategies to Reduce Yellow Perch Larval Mortality Burst in Indoor Recirculating Aquaculture Systems


The Tenth Yellow Perch Project .  Chaired by: Hanping Wang, Ohio State University


  1. Develop system(s) to address physical and behavioral barriers to enhance mass production and survival of yellow perch (YP) from onset of first feeding up to 70 days.
  2. Develop strategies to increase survival of fry and larvae of yellow perch reared indoors using different feeding regimens.


InstitutionPrincipal InvestigatorObjectivesyear1Year2Totals
Ohio State UniversityHanping Wang2 & deliverables$53,465$46,535$100,000
University of Wisconsin-Stevens PointChristopher F. Hartleb/Gregory Fischer1 & deliverables$40,500$34,500$75,000
Iowa State UniversityD. Allen Pattillodeliverables$5,300$9,700$15,000
 TOTAL   $190,000

Final Larval YP proposal.pdf

Termination Report


Develop systems and diet strategies to reduce yellow perch larval mortality burst in indoor RAS

Feeding Yellow Perch Fry

Growing & Maintaining Natural Feeds for Yellow Perch Fry

Published: September 12, 2013

Project Number: Project Number: 10

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