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Main Title Grass Carp as a Potential Control Agent for Cattails.
Author Carney, C. E. ; DeNoyelles, F. ;
CORP Author Kansas Univ., Lawrence. Dept. of Systematics and Ecology.;Corvallis Environmental Research Lab., OR.
Year Published 1986
Report Number EPA-R-808804; EPA/600/J-86/364;
Stock Number PB87-196531
Additional Subjects Aquatic weeds ; Weed control ; Carp ; Ponds ; Populations ; Length ; Abundance ; Reduction ; Assessments ; Competition ; Fresh water fishes ; Reprints ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB87-196531 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 6p
Abstract Replicate ponds were stocked with grass carp in May 1982 and a fence exclosure placed in each pond to assess the effects of this herbivorous fish on the cattail community. Stocking rate of grass carp four individuals oer pond each membership 18-23 cm in total length. In August 1983 the cattail community was assessed by use of a wire quadrat and visual observations both within and outside of the exclosures. Grass carp reduce cattail abundance.
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science, v89 n3-4 p86-89 1986. Sponsored by Corvallis Environmental Research Lab., OR.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: Grass Carp as a Potential Control Agent for Cattails.
PUB Date Free Form c1986
Category Codes 57Z; 57P
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/02
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 723225729
Origin NTIS
Type CAT