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Backpack Electrofishing and Fish Handling Techniques
Effective Methods for Maximizing Fish Capture and Survival
Hosted by Northwest Environmental Training Center

Electrofishing is an effective way to sample freshwater fish populations. However, electrofishing may cause fish injury or mortality. The proper balance between efficient sampling and minimal adverse effects to fish is achieved through use of proper field techniques and understanding the principles of electricity. This course is intended to meet the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) training requirements for electrofishing field staff. The NMFS guidance and training requirements document may be downloaded here. This course will provide a ...  [click for more]

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