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WKSHP 120: Fish Sampling Techniques Workshop

Fish Sampling Techniques Workshop

COURSE DETAIL NOT FOR CURRENT YEAR

This course was offered in 2023. For a current listing please visit our course offerings page.

DETAILS
Starts: October 7, 2023
Meets: SN
CREDITS AVAILABLE
Workshop Contact Hours: 14 hrs

Meet Your Instructors

 Andrew  Phillips

Environmental Specialist II, Ecological Assessment Unit, Fish Evaluation Group, OEPA Division of Surface Water

 Brian  Schmidt

Fisheries Biologist II, ODNR Division of Wildlife

Eugene Braig

Board Member, Friends of Stone Laboratory

NON-CREDIT FEES
Taken as Workshop $ 300
DETAILS
TWO DAY WORKSHOP

Prerequisites

For undergraduate students interested in seasonal agency work and fisheries biology professions.

Description

An intensive, two-day workshop designed to demonstrate the fish-sampling gears most commonly used by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources-Division of Wildlife (ODW) and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (OEPA) for undergraduate students interested in seasonal agency work and fisheries biology professions. Stone Lab, ODW, and OEPA biologists provide hands-on experience with fyke nets, gill nets, trawls, and boat-based as well as wading electrofishing methods. Offered over one weekend early in autumn semester.

Workshop registration is first-come, first-served and limited to 9 participants. Preference will be given to undergraduate college students until September 5. Participants will not receive college credit.