Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Marine Advisory Program (MAP)
Fishery Resource Grant FRG 2014- 03
The project documented the effectiveness of commercially harvesting invasive Ictaurids in the James and York Rivers using low-frequency electrofishing. The two species harvested were blue catfish (Ictalurus furcatus) and flathead catfish (Pylodictisolivaris).
Catfish, electrofishing, York River, James River
Trice IV, G. E. (2014) Testing the Applicability of Commercial Electrofishing for Invasive Catfish in the James and York Rivers. Fishery Resource Grant FRG 2014- 03. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, William & Mary. https://scholarworks.wm.edu/reports/2151