Project 1.2.2

Estuarine and Oceanic Migrations of the Juvenile and Reproductive Stages of the American Eel (Anguilla rostrata)

Comparative Study of the Behaviour, Physiology, and Genetics of Freshwater and Saltwater Juvenile Eel Ecotypes

Julian Dodson, Martin Castonguay

Objective

To improve management of eel fisheries in terms of the biological and environmental determinants of fresh and brackish waters.

Figure 1. OTN eel research: receiver deployments

project 1.2.2

Figure 2. OTN eel research: animal tagging

project 1.2.2 (2)