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see pikepike,
common name for the family Esocidae, freshwater game and food fishes of Europe, Asia, and North America. The pike, the muskellunge, and the pickerel form a small but well-known group of long, thin fishes with spineless dorsal fins, large anal fins, and long, narrow jaws
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Device for collecting eggs of muskellunge, northern pike and other scatter-spawning species.
The effect of muskellunge on the resident fish populations of two bog lakes.
But that was the last muskellunge we caught that day.
The three species include muskellunge (Esox masquinongy), striped bass (Morone saxatilis) , and channel catfish (Ictalurus punctatus).
The effect of arsenic on the thermal tolerance of newly hatched muskellunge fry (Esox masquinongy).
Also, James Tremper of North Eastham: 3-11 brook trout, Cliff Pond, Brewster; Kenneth Brown of North Billerica, 11-11 brown trout, White Pond, Concord; Paul Piergallini of West Boylston, 17-11 lake trout, Wachusett Reservoir, West Boylston; Philip LeBlanc of North Grosvenor Dale, 5-4 rainbow trout, Carbuncle Pond, Oxford; Stephan Potter of Framingham, 2-15 tiger trout, Cochituate Lake, Framingham; Lou Baker of Lanesboro, 18-3 tiger muskellunge, Pontoosuc Lake, Lanesboro; and Francis Koske of Holyoke, 10-0 walleye, Connecticut River, Northampton.
That business will include, among other things, implementing large river management plans for the Delaware, Susquehanna, and Three Rivers systems; action plans for managing specific non-game species and combating destructive aquatic invasive species and disease; evaluating and improving management programs for muskellunge, walleye, channel catfish and striped bass/hybrid bass; and sampling more streams than ever before to determine whether they support naturally reproducing wild trout and providing them with the protection they deserve.
Pennsylvania has 83,000 miles of rivers and streams and more than 4,000 lakes and ponds popular for catching trout, bass, walleye, muskellunge, perch and catfish.
Shenango Lake Dam to mouth, Muskellunge, Carp, Do Not Eat, PCB, Largemouth bass, Smallmouth bass, Walleye, Bluegill, Crappie, Sunfish, Channel catfish, White sucker, 1 meal/month, PCB Beaver Run Reservoir (Westmoreland Co.
Throughout his career in fish management and research, Clark developed a method for propagating creek chubs for bait, made one of the first studies on the loss of fish from an artificial lake over a waterweir, rediscovered the pirate perch after it had been considered extinct for many years, and developed methods for the culture of muskellunges.