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  • Turnquist, K.N., W.A. Larson, J.M. Farrell, P.A. Hanchin, K.L. Kapuscinski, L.M. Miller, K.T. Scribner, C.C. Wilson, and B.L. Sloss. 2017. Genetic structure of muskellunge in the Great Lakes region and the effects of supplementation on genetic integrity of wild populations. Journal of Great Lakes Research.
  • Ogle, D.H., and D.A. Isermann. 2017. Estimating age at a specified length from the von Bertalanffy growth function. North American Journal of Fisheries Managment, 37:5, 1176-1180, DOI: 10.1080/02755974.2017.1342725.
  • Snobl, Z.R., D.A. Isermann, R.P. Koenigs, J.K. Raabe. 2017. Relative sampling efficiency and movements of subadult lake sturgeon in the Lower Wolf River, Wisconsin. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 146:5, 1070-1080, DOI: 10.1080/00028487.2017.1334703.
  • Carpenter, S.R., W.A. Brock, G.J.A. Hansen, J.F. Hansen, J.M. Hennessy, D.A. Isermann, E.J. Pedersen, K. Martin Perales, A. Rypel, G.G. Sass, T.D. Tunney, M. Jake Vander Zanden. 2017. Defining a safe operating space for inland recreational fisheries. Fish and Fisheries 2017:1-11 DOI:10.1111/faf.12230.
  • McKinney, Garrett J., W.A. Larson, L.W. Seeb, J.E. Seeb. FSP. 2016. RADseq provides unprecedented insights into molecular ecology and evolutionary genetics: comment on Breaking RAD by Lowry et al. (2016). Molecular Ecology Resources.  | Abstract | 
  • Haglund, J.M, and D.A. Isermann. 2016. Evaluation of trophy harvest regulations for Walleyes in Escanaba Lake, Wisconsin. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36:1315-1324.
  • Richter, J.T., B.L. Sloss, and D.A. Isermann. 2016. Validation of side-scan sonar for quantifying Walleye spawning habitat availability in the littoral zone of northern Wisconsin lakes. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36: 942-950.
  • Andvik, R.T., B.L. Sloss, J.A. VanDeHey, R.M. Claramunt, S.P. Hansen, and D.A. Isermann. 2016. Mixed stock analysis of Lake Michigan's lake whitefish commercial fishery. Journal of Great Lakes Research 42: 660-667.  | Abstract | 
  • Kelling, C.J., D.A. Isermann, B.L. Sloss, and K.N. Turnquist. 2016. Diet overlap and predation between largemouth bass and walleye in Wisconsin lakes using DNA barcoding to improve taxonomic resolution. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36:3, 621-629.  | Abstract | 
  • Wilson-Rothering, A.E., S.V. Marquenski, D. Isermann, A. Thruman, K.L. Toohey-Kurth, and T.L. Goldberg. 2015. Seroprevalence and inter-epidemic persistence of viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus in freshwater drum (Aplodinotus grunniens) from Lake Winnebago, Wisconsin, USA. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 53:2889-2894.  | Abstract | 
  • Faust, M.D., M.J. Hansen, D.A. Isermann, and M.A. Luehring. 2015. Muskellunge growth potential in northern Wisconsin: implications for trophy management. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 35:765-774.  | Abstract | 
  • Mosel, K.J., D.A. Isermann, and J.F. Hansen. 2015. Evaluation of daily creel and minimum length limits for Black Crappies and Yellow Perch in Wisconsin. North American Journal of Fisheries Managment 35:1-13.  | Abstract | 
  • Willis, D., and D. Isermann. 2014. Finding that academic position. Pages 59-66 in W.W. Taylor, A.J. Lynch, and N.J. Leonard, editors. Future of fisheries: perspectives for emerging professionals. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.  | Abstract | 
  • Waterhouse, M.D., B.L. Sloss, and D.A. Isermann. 2014. Relationships among demographics and genetic diversity for walleye populations in northern Wisconsin. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 143: 744-756.  | Abstract | 
  • Kapfer, J.M., B.L. Sloss, G.W. Schuurman, R.A. Paloski, and J.M. Lorch. 2013. Evidence of hybridization between common gartersnakes and Butler's gartersnakes in Wisconsin (USA). Journal of Herpetology 47:400-405.  | Abstract | 
  • Kapuscinski, K.L., B.L. Sloss, and J.M. Farrell. 2013. Genetic population structure of muskellunge in the Great Lakes. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 142:1075-1089.  | Abstract | 
  • Anderson, J.L., B.L. Sloss, and J.K. Meece. 2013. Clinical and molecular epidemiology of veterinary Blastomycosis in Wisconsin. BMC Vetrinary Research 9:84.
  • Meece, J.K., J.L. Anderson, S. Gruszka, B.L. Sloss, B. Sullivan, and K.D. Reed. 2013. Variation in clinical phenotype of human infection among genetic groups of Blastomyces dermatitidis. Journal of Infectious Diseases 207:814-822.
  • Jennings, C.A., B. L. Sloss, B. A. Lasee, G. J. Burtle, and G. R. Moyer. 2013. Care, Handling, and Examination of Sampled Organisms. pp163-221 in A. V. Zale, D. L. Parrish, and T. M. Sutton, editors. Fisheries Techniques 3rd Edition. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD.
  • Sonsthagen, S., R. Rosenfield, R. Murphy, A. Stewart, W. Stout, T. Driscoll, M.A. Bozek, B.L. Sloss, and S. Talbot. 2012. Genetic and morphological divergence among Cooper’s hawk populations breeding in north-central and western North America. The Auk 129:427-437.  | Abstract | 
  • Sloss, B.L., G.W. Schuurman, R.A. Paloski, O.D. Boyle, J.M. Kapfer. 2012. Novel microsatellite loci for studies of Thamnophis gartersnake genetic identity and hybridization. Conservation Genetics Resources 4:383-386.  | Abstract | 
  • Bozek, M.A., D.A. Baccante, N.P. Lester. 2011. Walleye and sauger life history. Pages 233-301 in B.A. Barton, editor. Biology, Management, and Culture of Walleye and Sauger. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Bozek, M.A., T.J. Haxton, and J.K. Raabe. 2011. Walleye and sauger habitat. Pages 133-197 in B.A. Barton, editor. Biology, Management, and Culture of Walleye and Sauger. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Billington, N., and B.L. Sloss. 2011. Molecular systematics of Sander, and hybridization between walleye and sauger. Pages 85-104 in B.A. Barton, editor. Biology, Management, and Culture of Walleye and Sauger. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Billington, N., C.C. Wilson, and B.L. Sloss. 2011. Distribution and population genetics of walleye and sauger. Pages 105-132 in B.A. Barton, editor. Biology, Management, and Culture of Walleye and Sauger. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Meece, J.K., J.L. Anderson, M.C. Fisher, D.A. Henk, B.L. Sloss, and K.D. Reed. 2011. Population genetic structure of clinical and environmental isolates of Blastomyces dermatitidis based on 27 polymorphic microsatellite markders. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 77: 5123-5131.
  • Jennings, M.J., B.L. Sloss, G.R. Hatzenbeler, J.M. Kampa, T.D. Simonson, S.P. Avelallemant, G.A. Lindenberger, and B.D. Underwood. 2010. Implementation of genetic conservation practices in a muskellunge propagation and stocking program. Fisheries 35: 388-395.
  • Brown, P.J., and M.A.Bozek. 2010. Habitat selection and abundance of young-of-year smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in north temperate lakes. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 139: 1247-1260.
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  • Sass, L.L., M.A. Bozek, J.A. Hauxwell, K. Wagner, S. Knight. 2010. The response of aquatic macrophytes to human perturbations in the watersheds of Wisconsin lakes, U.S.A. Aquatic Botany 93: 1-8.
  • Brown, P.J., and M.A. Bozek. 2010. Anomalous spawning of smallmouth bass in Nebish Lake, Wisconsin: implications for early spawning and over-winter survival hypotheses. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 25: 169-177.
  • Stott, W., J.A. VanDeHey, and B.L. Sloss. 2010. Genetic diversity of lake whitefish in Lakes Michigan and Huron; sampling, standardization, and research priorities. Journal of Great Lakes Research 36: 59-65.  | Abstract | 
  • VanDeHey, J.A., B.L. Sloss, P.J. Peeters, and T.M. Sutton. 2010. Determining the efficacy of microsatellite DNA-based mixed-stock analysis of Lake Michigan’s lake whitefish commercial fishery. Journal of Great Lakes Research 36:52-58.  | Abstract | 
  • Rosenfield, R.N., L.J. Rosenfield, J. Bielefeldt, R.K. Murphy, A.C. Stewart, W.E. Stout, T.G. Driscoll, and M.A. Bozek. 2010. Comparative morphology of northern populations of breeding cooper’s hawks. The Condor 112: 347-355.
  • Rosenfield, R.N., J. Bielefeldt, L.J. Rosenfield, T.L. Booms, and M.A. Bozek. 2009. Survival rates and lifetime reproduction in breeding male cooper’s hawks in Wisconsin, 1980-2005. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 121: 610-617.
  • Rosenfield, R.N., S.J. Taft, W.E. Stout, T.G. Driscoll, D.L. Evans, and M.A. Bozek. 2009. Low prevalence of Trichomonas gallinae in urban and migratory cooper’s hawks in north central North America. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 121:641-644.
  • Moyer, G. M., B. L. Sloss, B. Kreiser, and K. Feldheim. 2009. Isolation and characterization of microsatellite loci for Alligator Gar (Atractosteus spatula) and their variability in two other species (Lepisosteus oculatus and L. osseus) of Lepisosteidae. Molecular Ecology Resources 9:963-966.
  • Franckowiak, R. P., B. L. Sloss, M. A. Bozek, S. P. Newman. 2009. Temporal effective size estimates of a managed walleye Sander vitreus population and implications for genetic-based management. Journal of Fish Biology 74: 1086-1103.
  • Jennings, M. J., G. R. Hatzenbeler, M. A. Bozek, and C. E. Edwards. 2009. Natural and human influences on fish species richness in small north temperate lakes: Implications for bioassessment. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 24:7-18.
  • VanDeHey, J. A., B. L. Sloss, P. J. Peeters, and T. M. Sutton. 2009. Genetic stock structure of Lake Whitefish in Lake Michigan. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 66:382-393.
  • Sloss, B.L., R. Klumb, and E.J. Heist. 2009. Genetic Conservation and Paddlefish Propagation. Pages 307-327 in: C.P. Paukert and G.D. Scholten eds. Paddlefish Management, Propagation, and Conservation in the 21st Century. American Fisheries Society Symposium 66. Bethesda, Maryland. 443p.
  • Sloss, B. L., M. J. Jennings, R. Franckowiak, and D. M. Pratt. 2008. Genetic identity of brook trout in Lake Superior south shore streams: potential for genetic monitoring of stocking and rehabilitation efforts. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 137:1244-1251.
  • Sloss, B. L., R. P. Franckowiak, and E. L. Murphy. 2008. Development of new microsatellite loci and multiplex reactions for muskellunge (Esox masquinongy). Molecular Ecology Notes 811-813.
  • Stepenuck, K. F., R. L. Crunkilton, M. A. Bozek, L. Wang. IN PRESS. Comparison of macroinvertebrate-derived stream quality metrics between snag and riffle habitats. Journal of American Water Resources 44(3): 670-678.
  • Rosenfield, R. N., T. G. Driscoll, R. P. Franckowiak, L. J. Rosenfield, B. L. Sloss, and M. A. Bozek. 2007. Genetic analysis confirms first record of polygyny in Cooper's Hawks. Journal of Raptor Research 41:230-234.
  • Schrey, A. W., B. L. Sloss, R. J. Sheehan, R. C. Heidinger and E. J. Heist. 2007. Genetic discrimination of Middle Mississippi River Scaphirhynchus sturgeon into pallid, shovelnose, and putative hybrids with multiple microsatellite loci. Conservation Genetics 8:683-693.
  • Catalano, M. J., M. A. Bozek, and T. D. Pellett. 2007. Effects of dam removal on fish assemlage structure and spatial distributions in the Baraboo River, Wisconsin. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 27:519-530.
  • Probst, J. R., D. M. Donner, and M. A. Bozek. 2007. Continuous, age-related plumage variation in male Kirtland?s Warblers. Journal of Field Ornithology. 78(1)100-108.
  • Rosenfield, R. N., J. Bielefeldt, L. J. Rosenfield, A. C. Steware, M. P. Nenneman, R. K. Murphy, and M. A. Bozek. 2007. Variation in reproductive indices in three populations of cooper?s hawks. Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 119:181-188.
  • Newbrey, J. L., M. A. Bozek, and N. D. Niemuth. 2005. Effects of lake characteristics and human disturbance on the presence of piscivorous birds in northern Wisconsin, U. S. A. Waterbirds 28(4): 478-486.
  • Newbrey, M. G., M. A, Bozek, M. J. Jennings, and J. Cook. 2005. Branching complexity and morphological characteristics of coarse woody structure as lacustrine fish habitat. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 62: 3010-3023.
  • Quinn, J., M. Bozek, D. Brosnan, H. Jager, and D. Secor. 2005. Independent Science Review of the Pallid Sturgeon Assessment Program: Sustainable Ecosystems Institute. Portland, Oregon. 80 p.
  • Sloss, B. L., and N. Billington. 2003. Molecular phylogenetics of Etheostomatinae (Teleostei, Percidae): insights from combining cytochrome b and 12S ribosomal RNA mitochondrial DNA variation. The Proceedings of Percis III. Wisconsin Sea Grant Special Publication.
  • Sloss, B. L., N. Billington, and B. M. Burr. 2004. A molecular phylogeny of the Percidae (Teleostei, Perciformes) based on mitochondrial DNA sequence. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 32:545-562.
  • Niemuth, N., M. A. Bozek, and N. F. Payne. 2004. Management concerns of intermountain-west palustrine habitats. Pages 154-184 in M. C. McKinstry, W. A. Hubert, and S. H. Anderson, (editors), Wetland and Riparian areas of the Intermountain West: Ecology and Management. University of Texas Press, Austin. 330 pp.
  • Jennings, M. J., E. E. Edwards, G. R. Hatzenbeler, C. E. Edwards, and M. A. Bozek. 2003. Is littoral habitat affected by residential development and land-use changes in watersheds of Wisconsin lakes? Lake and Reservoir Management 19 (3):272-279.
  • Nate, N. A., M. A. Bozek, M. J. Hansen, C. W. Ramm, M. T. Bremigan, and S. W. Hewett. 2003. Predicting the occurence and success of walleye populations from physical and biological features of northern Wisconsin lakes. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 12:1206-1213.
  • Rosenfield, R. N., J. Bielefeldt, L. J. Rosenfield, A. C. Stewart, R. K. Murphy, D. A. Grosshuesch, and M. A. Bozek. 2003. Comparative relationships among eye color, age, and sex in three North American populations of Cooper's hawks. Wilson Bulletin 115(3):225-230.
  • Newbrey, M. G., and M. A. Bozek. 2003. Age, growth, and mortality of Joffrichthys triangulpterus (Teleostei: Osteoglossidae) from the Paleocene Sentinel Butte Formation, North Dakota, USA. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 23(3):494-500.
  • Picard, C. R., M. A. Bozek, and W. T. Momot. 2003. Effectiveness of using summer thermal indices to classify brook trout streams in northern Ontario. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 23:206-215.
  • Santo Domingo, J. W., M. C. Meckes, J. M. Simpson, B. Sloss, and D. J. Reasoner. 2003. Molecular characterization of bacteria inhabiting a water distribution system simulator. Water Science and Technology 47(5):147-154.
  • Frey, A. P., M. A Bozek, C. Edwards, and S. Newman. 2003. Diet overlap and predation between smallmouth bass and walleye in a north temperate lake. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 18:43-54.
  • Meehan, T. D., R. N. Rosenfield, V. N. Atudorei, J. Bielefeldt, L. J. Rosenfield, A. C. Stewart, W. E. Stout, and M. A. Bozek. 2003. Variation in hydrogen stable-isotope ratios between and nestling cooper's hawks. Condor 105:567:572.
  • Bozek, M. A, P. H. Short, C. J. Edwards, M. J. Jennings, and S. P. Newman. 2002. Habitat selection of nesting smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu dolomieu) in two north temperate lakes. Pages 131-144 in: M. S. Ridgway and D. P. Philipp, eds. Black bass: ecology, conservation, and management. American Fisheries Society Special Publication. Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Saunders, R., M. A Bozek, C. J. Edwards, and M. J. Jennings, and S. P Newman. 2002. Habitat features affecting smallmouth bass nesting success in four northern Wisconsin lakes. Pages 119-130 in: M. S. Ridgway and D. P. Philipp, eds. Black bass: ecology, conservation, and management. American Fisheries Society Special Publication. Bethesda, Maryland.
  • Wills, P. S., R. J. Sheehan, R. Heidinger, B. L. Sloss, and R. Clevenstine. 2002. Differentiation of pallid sturgeon and shovelnose sturgeon using an index based on meristics and morphometrics. In Biology, Management, and Protection of North American Sturgeon, Van Winkle, W., P. J. Anders, D. H. Secor, and D. A. Dixon (Editors). pp. 249-258. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD.
  • Bozek, M. A. 2001. A second life for trees in lakes: as useful in water as they were on land. Lakeline 21: 26-30.
  • Jester, L., M. A. Bozek, D. R. Helsel, and S. P. Sheldon. 2001 Euhrychiopsis lecontei distribution, abundance, and experimental augmentation for Eurasian watermilfoil in Wisconsin lakes. Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 38: 88-97.
  • Klumb, R. A., M. A. Bozek, R. V. Frie. 2001. Validation of three back-calculation models by using multiple oxytetracycline marks formed in the otoliths and scales of bluegill x green sunfish hybrids. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 58: 352-364.
  • Nate, N. A., M. A. Bozek, M. J. Hansen, and S. W. Hewett. 2001. Variation of adult walleye abundance in relation to recruitment and limnological variables in northern Wisconsin lakes. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 21: 441-447.
  • Hatzenbeler, G. R., M. A. Bozek, and M. J. Jennings. 2000. Seasonal variation in fish assemblages structure and habitat structure in the nearshore littoral zone of north temperate lakes. North American Journal of Fish Management 20:360-368.
  • Nate, N. A., M. A. Bozek, M. J. Hansen, and S. W. Hewett. 2000. Variation in walleye abundance with lake surface area and recruitment source. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 20:107-114.
  • Newbrey, M. G., and M. A. Bozek. 2000. A New Species of Joffrichthys (Teleostei: Osteoglossidae) from the Sentinel Butte Formation, (Paleocene) of North Dakota, USA. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 20:6-14.
  • DonnerWright, D. M., M. A. Bozek, J. R. Probst, and E. M. Anderson. 1999. Responses of the turtle assemblage to environmental gradients in the St. Croix River in Minnesota and Wisconsin, USA. Canadian Journal of Zoology 77:989-1000.
  • Klumb, R. A., M. A. Bozek, and R. V. Frie. 1999. Proportionality of body to scale growth: validation of two back-calculation models with individually-tagged and recaptured smallmouth bass and walleye. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 128:815-831.
 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 2

Masters Students: 10

Phd Students: 0

Post Docs: 0

University Staff: 5

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 10

Scientific Publications: 19

Presentations: 130

 

Wisconsin Cooperative Fishery Research Unit Cooperators

  1. U.S. Geological Survey
  2. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
  3. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources