Culture of Bluegill and Crappie for Food Fish #1

Project

(Sunfish Funded Project 1)

Description

The first Sunfish Funded Project.  Chaired by Bruce Tetzlaff

Objectives:

1. To determine the mechanisms of sex control in sunfish and to produce and evaluate polyploid sunfish and hybrids.

2. To compare the optimum temperature-food conversion relationship of selected hybrids with those of the parentals, and to determine optimum stocking densities of hybrid sunfish.

Participants:

Principal Investigator(s)/Institution Objectives

Funding

Donald L. Garling (Michigan State)       1

$17,000

James E. & Lisa W. Seeb (Southern Illinois University-Carbondale)       1

$57,172

Bruce L. Tetzlaff/Robert J. Sheehan (Southern Illinois University-Carbondale)       2

$56,586

 

Total

$130,758

Project Outline (173K pdf file)

Report (Termination for Objective 1) (42K pdf file)

Report (Termination for Objective 2) (44K pdf file)

Project Number: 1

Duration: 
06/01/1990 to 03/31/1993
Award Amount: 
$130,758.00
Award Number: 
90-38500-5008
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