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Habitat Suitability Index Models and Instream Flow Suitability Curves: Gizzard Shad

FWS/OBS 82/10.112

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Abstract

A review and synthesis of existing information were used to develop habitat suitability index models and instream flow suitability curves for the gizzard shad (Dorosoma cepedianum). The model consolidates habitat use information into a framework appropriate for field application, and is scaled to produce an index between 0.0 (unsuitable habitat) to 1.0 (optimum habitat). HSI models are designed to be used with Habitat Evaluation Procedures previously developed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
Federal Government Series
Title:
Habitat Suitability Index Models and Instream Flow Suitability Curves: Gizzard Shad
Series title:
FWS/OBS
Series number:
82/10.112
Subseries
Habitat Suitability Index
Edition:
-
Year Published:
1985
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Contributing office(s):
U.S. Geological Survey
Description:
vi, 33 p.