Becker, George C. / Fishes of Wisconsin
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Contents Preface ix Acknowledgments xi Wisconsin Waters 3 Glacial History 3 Water Resources 5 Water Uses 8 The Pollution Problem 10 Pollution from Heavy Metals 12 Pesticides and PCBs 13 Thermal Pollution 13 Acid Precipitation 15 Eutrophication: Enrichment of Waters 15 Solving Pollution Problems 16 Wisconsin Fishes and Fishery Management 18 Early Limnological and Fishery Research 18 Fish Culture and Stocking 19 Fish Rescue and Transfer 22 Fishkills 23 Fishing Demand and the Fish Resource 24 Fishery Management: Trends and New Developments 27 Preserving Ecosystem Integrity: The Role of Nongame Fishes 28 Number of Species, Their Distribution, and Future Entries 32 Crossover Connections 33 Exotic Fishes 34 Extirpated and Endangered Fishes 36 Fish Parasites 38 The Species Accounts 43 Key to the Distribution Maps 43 Organization of the Species Accounts 47 Glossary 51 Abbreviations, Signs, and Tables of Equivalents 61 vii
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