Trout Committee Accomplishments:
2017 Jack Van Deventer releases MicroFish 4.0, developed in cooperation with the Trout Committee
2013 Proceedings of the American Fisheries Society’s Southern Division Trout Committee revised
2012 Workshop: East Coast Trout Culture and Management V, Frostburg State University, Frostburg, Maryland; proceedings published.
2010 Publication: Habera, J. W., M. A. Kulp, S. E. Moore, and T. B. Henry. 2010. Three-pass depletion sampling accuracy of two electric fields for estimating trout abundance in a low-conductivity stream with limited habitat complexity. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 30:757-766.
2007 Proceedings of the American Fisheries Society’s Southern Division Trout Committee developed.
2006 Software upgrade: Worked jointly with Jack Van Deventer (Washington State University) and a team from Microsoft to upgrade DOS-based Microfish 3.0 (analysis package for electrofishing depletiondata) to run on a Windows platform. MicroFish 3.0 for Windows is now available free of charge at: http://microfish.org.
2005 Workshop: East Coast Trout Culture and Management IV, Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania; proceedings published.
2001 Trout Committee Procedure Manual updated.
2000 Workshop: East Coast Trout Management and Culture Workshop III, Frostburg, Maryland. Proceedings published.
Sponsored a special technical session on trout biology and management at SD AFS Mid- Year Meeting, Chattanooga, TN.
1998 Workshop: 11th International Trout Stream Habitat Improvement Workshop, Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Resolutions passed to request improved water quality below U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Projects in Arkansas and Tennessee.
Established Trout Committee list server at Virginia Tech. University.
1995 Workshop: East Coast Trout Management and Culture Workshop II, State College, PA. Proceedings published.
1992 Workshop: East Coast Trout Management and Culture: joint sponsorship with Northeast Division Trout Committee. Proceedings published.
Resolution passed on Forest Management Practices.
Trout Committee Procedure Manual updated.
1990 Workshop: Reservoir and Tailwater Trout Management.
1989 Workshop: The Watershed Approach to Trout Management.
1988 Workshop: Brown Trout Biology and Management. Proceedings published.
1987 Workshop: Creel Census and Survey Techniques.
Trout Strain Summary (distributed to membership)
1986 Workshop: Tailwater Trout Management.
Annotated Bibliography of Brook Trout Management published.
1985 Workshop: Brook Trout Management. Abstracts published.