Advancing Hybrid Striped Bass Culture in the NCR

Project

Description


The first funded project for Hybrid Striped Bass. Chaired by Chris Kohler


Objectives:


1. Obtain and maintain (in captivity) populations of spawning size white bass and striped bass.


2. Define reproductive development in wild and captive white bass by characterizing seasonal changes in hormone titers and gonadal histology.


3. Evaluate the effects of selected photoperiod/temperature and hormonal manipulations on gonadal development and spawning in white bass brood stock.


Participants:






Principal Investigator(s)/Institution Objectives

Funding

Christopher C. Kohler/Robert J. Sheehan (Southern Illinois University-Carbondale)     1-3

$85,620

Terrence B. Kayes/Jeffrey A. Malison (University of Wisconsin-Madison)     1-3

$50,790

 

Total

$136,410

Project Outline (150K pdf file)


Report (98K pdf file)


Project Number: 1

Duration: 
05/01/1989 to 08/31/1991
Award Amount: 
$136,410.00
Award Number: 
88-38500-3885 ($68,296) and 89-38500-4319 ($68,114)
Project Type: