anadromy

anadromy

migration of fish, as adults or subadults, from salt water to fresh.
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During the early phases of rebuilding, the stock was largely confined to its natal estuary but dramatically expanded its distribution, and degree of anadromy, as recovery continued.
Evidence of partial anadromy and resident-form dispersal bias on a fine scale in populations of Oncorhynchus mykiss.
Among specific topics are the postglacial recolonization and the loss of anadromy in rainbow smelt from coastal Newfoundland, planning the management of Pacific salmon in a changing climate, modeling larval migration routes and spawning areas of Anguillid eels of New Zealand and Australia, detecting marine nutrient and organic matter inputs into multiple trophic levels in streams of Atlantic Canada and France, the status of diodromous fish species in the restored East Hammar Marsh in southern Iraq, and socio-economic and bio-political linkages in the management of tropical shad.
The book differs somewhat from other general volumes on fish migrations in being a review of anadromy, catadromy, and marine and freshwater amphidromy.
Anadromy and the marine migrations of Pacific salmon and trout: Rounsefell revisited.
Application of otolith microchemistry analysis to investigate anadromy in Chesapeake Bay striped bass.