Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
Hypophthalmichthys molitrix
(Silver Carp)
Fishes
Exotic

Impact ID4073
Impact TypeCompetition
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionGizzard Shad body condition and catch per unit effort decreased after the introduction Bighead Carp and Silver Carp, and increased following implementation of contractual harvest as a management and control method, suggesting higher availability of a shared forage resource (zooplankton)
Reference35727
Great Lakes RegionNo
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