Myanmar’s Mountain Fishes

Sometimes you have to travel a really long way just to see a fish in its natural habitat. FISHBIO staff hiked 30 miles over steep forest trails Read More…

Group effort

[gallery link="file" ids="9795,9793,9794"] Armed with a half-dozen backpack electrofishers, a crew of "netters" and "shockers" waded through the Lower Kings River last week in search of rainbow trout. Read More…

Walk the line

Backpack electrofishing has been a common tool for sampling salmonids for decades. Similar to the snorkel surveys we use in deeper rivers, backpack electrofishing is often used Read More…

E-fishing made easy

If you’ve been following our blog posts over the years then you know we have done our share of electrofishing. With the right study design and procedures Read More…

Expect the unexpected

First off, these aren’t Ghostbusters exterminating ghosts, this field crew is all decked out for a mission to rescue fish. Our previous experiences with fish rescue at Read More…

Electrofishing

Electrofishing surveys are an effective management tool for assessing fish species composition and abundance. Equipment ranges from small units that can be mounted on backpacks, pontoons, or Read More…