Anadromous behaviour of brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) in the Moisie River, Quebec

W. L. Montgomery, S. D. McCormick, R. J. Naiman, F. G. Whoriskey, G. Black

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Abstract

Charr returning to Riviere a la Truite during August-September were dominated by females and showed a high frequency of maturation. Charr which migrate to coastal marine waters encounter supplementary marine foods, experience improved growth, and exhibit increased fecundity relative to trout remaining in the river. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-61
Number of pages19
JournalPolskie Archiwum Hydrobiologii
Volume37
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oceanography
  • Aquatic Science

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    Montgomery, W. L., McCormick, S. D., Naiman, R. J., Whoriskey, F. G., & Black, G. (1990). Anadromous behaviour of brook charr (Salvelinus fontinalis) in the Moisie River, Quebec. Polskie Archiwum Hydrobiologii, 37(1-2), 43-61.