Conservation Training

The fascinating fishes of the floodplains of Wisconsin’s largest rivers

December 9, 2022

10:30 am – 11:30 am
Location: Online

The Mississippi, Wisconsin, Wolf, and other large rivers in Wisconsin have extensive floodplain wetlands that support a diverse fish fauna. Some species are important gamefish, but most are little-known yet vitally important to a healthy ecosystem. Join John Lyons, Curator of Fishes, UW Zoological Museum, as he reviews these large river wetlands and their fishes and discusses conservation concerns and opportunities.