This is a list of all published Fisheries Division research reports from 2006 to 2012. Content previously published in this series is now published in the Fisheries Report series. Abstracts are available for all listed reports. Full-text electronic versions for listed reports require Adobe Reader and are labeled (PDF). Paper copies of these reports are available upon request. Please include a postal mailing address with your request.

Please use this searchable database hosted by the University of Michigan for reports from 2005 and earlier.

Report Number Fisheries Research Report Abstract
2101 Nuhfer, A. J., T. C. Wills, and T. G. Zorn. 2017. Effects of introduced steelhead on resident Brown Trout population dynamics in a small low-gradient trout stream. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2101, Lansing. (PDF) 2101 Abstract
2100 Nuhfer, A. J., and T. C. Wills. 2012. Evaluation of the relative growth and survival of Assinica, Nipigon, and Iron River strains of brook trout stocked into two small inland lakes. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2100, Lansing. (PDF) 2100 Abstract
2099 Thomas, M. V., and R. C. Haas. 2012. Status of Lake St. Clair submerged plants, fish community, and sport fishery. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2099, Lansing. (PDF) 2099 Abstract
2098 Linton, B. C., and J. R. Bence. 2011. Sensitivity analysis of stock assessment models for lake whitefish in the 1836 treaty waters of Lake Huron. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2098, Lansing. (PDF) 2098 Abstract
2097 Deroba, J. J., and J. R. Bence. 2011. Assessing model-based indices of lake trout abundance in 1836 Treaty Waters of lakes Huron, Michigan, and Superior. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2097, Lansing. (PDF) 2097 Abstract
2096 Zorn, T. G., and P. J. Schneeberger. 2011. Habitat and fish community changes in the Michigan waters of Green Bay 1989-2005. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2096, Lansing. (PDF) 2096 Abstract
2095 Seelbach, P. W., L. C. Hinz, M. J. Wiley, and A. R. Cooper. 2011. Use of multiple linear regression to estimate flow regimes for all rivers across Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2095, Lansing. (PDF) 2095 Abstract
2094 Breck, J. E., and E. M. Hay-Chmielewski. 2011. Pond rearing of juvenile lake sturgeon. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2094, Lansing. (PDF) 2094 Abstract
2093 Wills, T. C., and J. L. Dexter, Jr. 2011. Long-term assessment of habitat and trout population responses to improvement in a small, southwest Michigan stream. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2093, Lansing. (PDF) 2093 Abstract
2092 Thomas, M. V., and M. Faisal. 2009. Piscirickettsia infection in the muskellunge population of Lake St. Clair. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2092, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2092 Abstract
2091 Zorn, T. G., P. W. Seelbach, and M. J. Wiley. 2009. Relationships between habitat and fish density in Michigan streams. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2091, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2091 Abstract
2090 Johnson, J. E., J. P. Baker, D. Borgeson, and J. VanAmberg. 2009. Comparison of the performance in recreational fisheries of brown trout stocked as spring and fall yearlings, Lake Huron. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2090, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2090 Abstract
2089 Zorn, T. G., P. W. Seelbach, E. S. Rutherford, T. C. Wills, S.-T. Cheng, and M. J. Wiley. 2008. A regional-scale habitat suitability model to assess the effects of flow reduction on fish assemblages in Michigan streams. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2089, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2089 Abstract
2088 Dann, S. L., A. Alvarado, D. Palmer, B. Schroeder, and M. Stephens. 2008. Angler participation, recruitment, and retention in Michigan, 1995-2004: using data-mining techniques for customer relationship management. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2088, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2088 Abstract
2087 Breck, J. E. 2008. Aspects of fish growth and predator-prey interactions: modeling relative weight, predicting maximum prey size, and evaluating predator growth and prey survival in experimental ponds. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2087, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2087 Abstract
2086 Johnson, J. E., S. P. DeWitt, and J. A. Clevenger, Jr. 2007. Causes of variable survival of stocked Chinook salmon in Lake Huron. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2086, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2086 Abstract
2085 Baker, E. A. 2006. A landscape-based ecological classification system for river valley segments in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2085, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2085 Abstract
2084 Schneeberger, P. J. 2006. Comparison of recreational and commercial fisheries for lake whitefish in Michigan waters of Lake Superior, 1997-2004. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2084, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2084 Abstract
2083 Fielder, D. G., and M. V. Thomas. 2006. Fish population dynamics of Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron 1998-2004. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Research Report 2083, Ann Arbor. (PDF) 2083 Abstract