Symposia

Please note that a limited number of contributed presentations are invited for the symposia and that authors should contact the symposium organizers. The person who submitted the symposium is listed first. Click on symposium titles for description and contact information. 

Monday, August 18, 2014

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1:30 PM-5:00 PM

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 1* Laurent Beaulaton, David Cairns, John Casselman, Martin Castonguay, Martin de Graaf, Willem Dekker, Scott Ault, Laura Lee, Russell Poole, Kate Taylor, Ron Threader, Guy Verreault and Alan Walker

 1:30 PM-5:20 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 1*

A Retrospective of Fisheries Advances Emanating from the Queens University Biological Station. David Philipp, Steven Cooke and Julie Claussen

Challenges in Managing United States Marine & Estuarine Recreational Fisheries, Part 1 Paul Perra and Derek Oner

Common Challenges and Opportunities for Global Fisheries: An International Perspective, Part 1* Douglas Vaughan, Shuichi Satoh and Sungchul C. Bai

Dam Impacts on Fishery Resources, Part 1 Margaret H. Murphy, Laura Wildman and John A. Sweka

Developing a National Fisheries Data Exchange Standard Andrew Loftus, Thomas Litts, Andrea Ostroff, Jennifer M. Bayer, Jeff Kopaska and Rebecca Krogman

Environmental DNA: A New Tool for Aquatic Conservation and Fisheries Management, Part 1  Anaïs Lacoursière, David M. Lodge and Louis Bernatchez

Fire Management and Aquatic Systems: Past, Present, and Future Rebecca Flitcroft and Jeffrey Falke

Freshwater Fisheries in Canada: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on the Resources and Their Management, Part 1 Steven Cooke and Jack Imhof

Future of Fisheries: Perspectives for Emerging Professionals, Part 1 Marissa Hammond, Abigail J. Lynch, Nancy Leonard and William W. Taylor

Integrated Pest Management Approaches for Combating Aquatic Nuisance Species, Part 1 Patrick M. Kocovsky, Mark P. Gaikowski, David Glover, Marybeth K. Brey and Becky Cudmore

Out of Sight, Not out of Mind: Estimating and Reducing Release Mortality in Commercial and Recreational Fisheries, Part 1 Noëlle Yochum, David Rudders, Mark Chandler, Lee Benaka and Derek Orner

Pelagic Fish Stocks on the Move and in the News: Collapse, Recovery, or Something Else?, Part 1* Anna Olafsdottir and Erin Carruthers

Population Dynamics and Sustainable Fisheries for Highly-Migratory Large Pelagic Species, Part 1 Jon Brodziak and Patrick Lynch

Protecting Fish at Cooling Water Intakes: Advancing Science to Support Clean Water Act §316(b) Compliance, Part 1 Douglas A. Dixon, Jonathan Black, Bill Dey, Tom Englert, Robert H. Reider, Charles C. Coutant, Terry E. Cheek and Terry Cheek

Research and Innovation for Sustainable Fishing in the St. Lawrence Estuary and Gulf, Part 1 / Recherche et Innovation pour une Pêche Durable dans l’Estuaire et le Golfe du Saint-Laurent, Partie 1Meggie Desnoyers, Julie Boyer, Daniel Boisvert, Ginette Levesque, Jean-Michel Poulin, Rabia Siga Sow, Maité Chavez, Bernard Sainte-Marie, Bernard Morin, Jean-Paul Gagné, Jean-Pierre Couillard, O’Neil Cloutier, Léonard Poirier and Julie Lavallée

Size-Based Models of Aquatic Ecosystems: Theory and Practice – a Symposium in Honour of Rob Peters, Part 1 Brian J. Shuter and Henrique Giacomini

1:45 PM-5:20 PM

Big Data Science and Its Impacts on Fish Conservation and Management, Part 1 Marlis R. Douglas and Michael E. Douglas

2:50 PM-5:20 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 6*

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

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8:20 AM-10:00 AM

Challenges in Managing United States Marine & Estuarine Recreational Fisheries, Part 2

Common Challenges and Opportunities for Global Fisheries: An International Perspective, Part 2*

8:20 AM-12:10 PM

Environmental DNA: A New Tool for Aquatic Conservation and Fisheries Management, Part 2

Freshwater Fisheries in Canada: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on the Resources and Their Management, Part 2

Out of Sight, Not out of Mind: Estimating and Reducing Release Mortality in Commercial and Recreational Fisheries, Part 2

8:20 AM-3:10 PM

Big Data Science and Its Impacts on Fish Conservation and Management, Part 2

Pelagic Fish Stocks on the Move and in the News: Collapse, Recovery, or Something Else?, Part 2*

8:20 AM-5:20 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 8*

Dam Impacts on Fishery Resources, Part 2

Future of Fisheries: Perspectives for Emerging Professionals, Part 2

Integrated Pest Management Approaches for Combating Aquatic Nuisance Species, Part 2

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 2*

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 5*

Jawless Fishes of the World Alexei M. Orlov and Gordon A. McFarlane

Population Dynamics and Sustainable Fisheries for Highly-Migratory Large Pelagic Species, Part 2

Protecting Fish at Cooling Water Intakes: Advancing Science to Support Clean Water Act §316(b) Compliance, Part 2 Jonathan Black, Douglas A. Dixon, Bill Dey, Charles C. Coutant, Terry Cheek, Thomas L. Englert, PhD and Robert H. Reider

Research and Innovation for Sustainable Fishing in the St. Lawrence Estuary and Gulf, Part 2 / Recherche et Innovation pour une Pêche Durable dans l’Estuaire et le Golfe du Saint-Laurent, Partie 2

Size-Based Models of Aquatic Ecosystems: Theory and Practice – a Symposium in Honour of Rob Peters, Part 2

9:00 AM-12:10 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 7*

9:00 AM-5:20 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 2*

10:30 AM-5:20 PM

Fish Migration and Ocean Tracking Network, Part 1 Mélanie Béguer-Pon, Julian Dodson, Sara Iverson, Frederick G. Whoriskey and Martin Castonguay

Practical Applications of Sturgeon Research, Part 1 Ryan Koenigs, Cam Barth, Matthew Balazik, Ronald M. Bruch, Rene Dion, Yves Paradis, Tim Haxton and Kenneth Sulak

1:30 PM-5:20 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 11*

Community Ecology and Trophic Interactions of Fishes, Part 1 Jason Link, Ron Heintz, Ed Farley Jr., Anthony Overton and Richard McBride

Ecosystem Services: Bridging Natural and Social Sciences Toward Sustainable Policies, Part 1 Joel Nohner, T. Douglas Beard Jr. and Devin M. Bartley

The Next Generation of Fish Stock Assessments, Part 1 Patrick Lynch and Tara Dolan

1:40 PM-5:20 PM

Genomic Tools for Fisheries Management and Conservation: Promises and Challenges, Part 1 Scott A. Pavey, Louis Bernatchez, Shawn R. Narum and Ben Hecht

3:40 PM-5:20 PM

Linear Developments Across Waterbodies and Their Potential Effects on Fish and Fish Habitat, Part 1 Nicole Pilgrim and Kerry Brewin

3:45 PM-5:20 PM

Sustainable Solutions to Optimize Hydropower Energy Development and Benefits for Fisheries at a Basin Scale, Part 1 Ryan A. McManamay, Gary E. Johnson and Mark S. Bevelhimer

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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8:20 AM-10:00 AM

Dam Impacts on Fishery Resources, Part 3

Fish Migration and Ocean Tracking Network, Part 2

Integrated Pest Management Approaches for Combating Aquatic Nuisance Species, Part 3

Linear Developments Across Waterbodies and Their Potential Effects on Fish and Fish Habitat, Part 2

8:20 AM-3:10 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 3*

Community Ecology and Trophic Interactions of Fishes, Part 2

Ecosystem Services: Bridging Natural and Social Sciences Toward Sustainable Policies, Part 2

Fishing Gear Selectivity and Selective Fishing: Means, Methods and Implications, Part 1 Michael Pol, Pingguo He and Petri Suuronen

Future of Fisheries: Perspectives for Emerging Professionals, Part 3

Genomic Tools for Fisheries Management and Conservation: Promises and Challenges, Part 2

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 3*

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 6*

Practical Applications of Sturgeon Research, Part 2

Protecting Fish at Cooling Water Intakes: Advancing Science to Support Clean Water Act §316(b) Compliance, Part 3

River Herring: Towards a Holistic Understanding, Part 1 Barbara Arter, Adrian Jordaan, Karen Wilson and Janet Nye

Sustainable Solutions to Optimize Hydropower Energy Development and Benefits for Fisheries at a Basin Scale, Part 2

The Next Generation of Fish Stock Assessments, Part 2

Understanding Fish and Their Ecosystems in Challenging Environments Haley Viehman, Gayle Zydlewski and Anna M. Redden

8:35 AM-3:10 PM

Integrating Ecosystem Threshold Responses into Living Marine and Aquatic Resource Management Gavin Fay, Scott Large and Mary Hunsicker

9:40 AM-3:10 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 9*

10:30 AM-3:10 PM

Spatial Ecology of Open Systems, Part 1* Daniel E. Duplisea, Michael Frisk and Verena M. Trenkel

Telemetry on the Atlantic Coast: Tagging Locally and Observing Globally, Part 1 John F. Kocik, James P. Hawkes, Gayle Zydlewski, Heather Haas and Gordon Waring

10:40 AM-3:10 PM

Roads and Rivers: Reconciling Access to Land and Integrity of Riverine Ecosystems, Part 1 Elsa Goerig, Doug Peterson and Laura Wildman

Thursday, August 21, 2014

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8:20 AM-12:10 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 10*

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 4*

Telemetry on the Atlantic Coast: Tagging Locally and Observing Globally, Part 2

8:20 AM-3:10 PM

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 7*

8:20 AM-5:00 PM

International Eel Symposium 2014: Are Eels Climbing Back up the Slippery Slope?, Part 4*

8:20 AM-5:20 PM

Are We Still Fishing Down the Food Web? Sean M. Lucey, Steven X. Cadrin and Richard Beamish

Community Ecology and Trophic Interactions of Fishes, Part 3

Engaging the Right Partners: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Propagation to Support Conservation and Management Carl Kittel, Bruce A. Barton and Steve Lochmann

Fishing Gear Selectivity and Selective Fishing: Means, Methods and Implications, Part 2

Gaining Better Understanding of Resources and Resource Users through the Application of Emerging Technologies Tom Lang, Joanna Whittier and Julie Defilippi

Genomic Tools for Fisheries Management and Conservation: Promises and Challenges, Part 3

Marine Mammal and Fisheries Interactions : Management Challenges in a Changing World Lyne Morissette and Owen C. Nichols

Practical Applications of Sturgeon Research, Part 3

Reproductive Behavior and Recruitment in Marine Fishes: Emerging Understanding and Future Needs* Susan K. Lowerre-Barbieri, Mandy Karnauskas, Mark Dickey-Collas, Pierre Pepin, Claire Paris and Yvonne Sadovy de Mitcheson

River Herring: Towards a Holistic Understanding, Part 2

Roads and Rivers: Reconciling Access to Land and Integrity of Riverine Ecosystems, Part 2

Spatial Ecology of Open Systems, Part 2* Michael Frisk and Daniel E. Duplisea

The Next Generation of Fish Stock Assessments, Part 3

1:30 PM-5:20 PM

38th Annual Larval Fish Conference, Part 5*