Specimen Information

Esox lucius
Esox lucius
(Northern Pike)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID26206
GroupFishes
GenusEsox
Specieslucius
Common NameNorthern Pike
StateAK
LocalityKenai Peninsula lakes
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Kenai Peninsula
HUC8 Number19020301
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked illegally
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:32223
Author:Western Regional Panel Members
Date:2018
Title:Member Update Reports for the Western Regional Panel Meeting
Publisher:Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Western Regional Panel
Pages:52
Commentsdanger to unique sticklebacks. ------ Pike were established until the "pike suppression program" of 2014-2018 under the Alaska Department of Fish and Game resulted in the eradication of northern pike from the Kenai Peninsula, effective year 2018.
Record TypePersonal communication
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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