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Sunday, January 24 • 8:00am - 1:00pm
Workshop: Introduction to Sampling and Identification of Freshwater Fish Eggs and Larvae

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FEE TO ATTEND: $60/Professional; $45/Student

CONTACT: Amy George, USGS, ageorge@usgs.gov

DESCRIPTION: This workshop is an introduction to sampling and identification of freshwater fish early life history stages, with an emphasis on Great Lakes and Midwestern fauna. Sample processing protocols, larval fish morphological features useful for identification, and a procedure for using dichotomous keys to identify specimens will be discussed. This workshop will make use of digital images of fish eggs and larvae to introduce participants to morphological and meristic characters used in larva fish identification.

Sunday January 24, 2016 8:00am - 1:00pm EST