Southwest Fisheries
Southwest Region

Southwest Region Currents Publication

Southwest Region Fisheries Program Highlights

Currents is a quarterly newsletter highlighting Southwest Region Fisheries Program activities and accomplishments on behalf of our dedicated personnel. View our current edition and past editions to learn about some of the great work happening around the Southwest.

March 2012 (period of October - December 2011)

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  • San Marcos NFHTC Maps Endangered Species Habitat
  • Record Number or Rio Grande Silvery Minnow Tagged
  • Dexter NFHTC Fish Health Unit Receives Fisheries Award
  • Gila Trout Stocking on Mount Graham in Arizona
  • Alligator Snapping Turtle Sex Determination Techniques
  • And more ...

 

June 2012 (period of January - March 2012)

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  • Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder at San Marcos NFHTC
  • Inks Dam NFH Hosts a "SOAR" Workshop
  • Tishomingo NFH Attends Annual Easter Egg Hunt
  • Students Raise Apache Trout in the Classroom in Arizona
  • Tishomingo Attends Dedication of New Nature Preserve
  • And more ...

 

September 2012 (period of April - June 2012)

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  • Gifted Students from Roswell Visit Dexter NFHTC
  • Arizona FWCO Assists with Youth Turkey Hunt
  • Freshwater Mussel Research at San Marcos NFHTC
  • Researchers Visit Tishomingo NFH
  • Alligator Snapping Turtle Study at Tishomingo NFH
  • And more ...

 

March 2011 (period of October - December 2010)

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  • New Greenhouse ARRA Project at San Marcos NFHTC
  • Willow Beach NFH Going "Green" with the help of ARRA
  • Gila Trout Restoration Funded Through ARRA
  • Paddlefish Population Assessments in Oklahoma
  • 4th Largest Pikeminnow Since 1991 Caught in the San Juan
  • And more ...

 

June 2011 (period of January - March 2011)

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  • Record Number of Fish Health Cases Completed at Dexter NFHTC
  • Bonytail Diet and Growth Study at Dexter NFHTC
  • Salamander Research at San Marcos NFHTC
  • Paddlefish Spawning Research at Tishomingo NFH
  • Quagga Mussel Veliger Research at Willow Beach
  • And more ...

 

September 2011 (period of April - June 2011)

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  • Trout Fishing is Hot in the Desert
  • Pollinator Habitat Development at Inks Dam NFH
  • Dexter NFHTC Offers Biology Workshops for Students
  • Tishomingo NFH Collects Record Number of Turtle Eggs
  • Aquatic Invasive Species Monitoring in Texas
  • And more ...

 

December 2011 (period of July - September 2011)

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  • Native Fish Salvaged due to Historic Drought
  • Over One Million Fish Stocked
  • Research Programs Expanded at Dexter NFHTC
  • New Mexico FWCO & Tribal YCC Fix Fish Passage Structure
  • San Marcos NFHTC Researches Trematodes Effects on Fishes
  • And more ...

 

March 2010 (period of October - December 2009)

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  • Genetic Evaluation of Razorback Sucker Broodstock
  • Temperature Tolerance Studies at Tishomingo NFH
  • Fish Health Assessment Conducted on the San Juan River
  • Gila Trout Return to Arizona
  • New Species of Beetle Described
  • And more ...

 

June 2010 (period of January - March 2010)

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  • Region 2 Fisheries Develops New Education Program
  • Angling Opportunities for Gila Trout in New Mexico
  • Tishomingo NFH Goes Solar
  • Egg Development in Salamanders Studied at San Marcos NFHTC
  • 2nd Annual R2 Fisheries Biologists Workshop
  • And more ...

 

September 2010 (period of April - June 2010)

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  • New Tribal Sportfishing Opportunity
  • Willow Beach NFH Partners with State of Nevada
  • Outreach Through Art at Uvalde NFH
  • Conservation of Clear Creek Gambusia Continues
  • Parasite Research at San Marcos NFHTC
  • And more ...

 

December 2010 (period of July - September 2010)

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  • Larval Fish Key for Middle Rio Grande River Fishes
  • Quagga Veliger Toxicity Research Continues at Dexter NFHTC
  • Using Skin Patterns to Identify Salamanders
  • Emerging Fish Health Issues in the Southwest
  • Record Turtle Hatch at Tishomingo NFH
  • And more ...

 

March 2009 (period of October - December 2008)

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  • National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Assists in Apache Trout Recovery
  • A Minnow's Historic Journey Home
  • Tishomingo NFH Partners with Natchitoches NFH for Alligator Snapping Turtle Diet Study
  • New Population of Threatened Apache Trout Started
  • Population Genetics Completed for Endangered Texas Fish
  • And more ...

 

June 2009 (period of January - March 2009)

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  • Tishomingo NFH Aids Oklahoma DWC with Striped Bass Spawning
  • Paddlefish Get a Head Start at Tishomingo NFH
  • Making a Difference - Restoring the San Marcos River
  • "Razorback Round-Up" in its 20th Year
  • First Region 2 Fish Biologist Workshop a Success
  • And more ...

 

September 2009 (period of April - June 2009)

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  • Connecting Kids with Nature in Arizona
  • Desert Pupfish and Gila Topminnow Return to Arizona
  • Alligator Gar Grown Out at Tishomingo NFH
  • YCC Students Provide a Boost at Tishomingo NFH
  • Environmental Education at San Marcos NFHTC
  • And more ...

 

December 2009 (period of July - September 2009)

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  • Turtles Thriving at Tishomingo NFH
  • Arizona FWCO Assists with Tribal Sportfish Management
  • Record Number of Paddlefish Grown at Tishomingo NFH
  • Outreach Efforts Continue at Inks Dam NFH
  • Oklahoma Expo a Big Hit with Kids and Adults
  • And more ...

 

March 2008 (period of October - December 2007)

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  • Alligator gar released in Missouri's Mingo Basin
  • Alligator snapping turtle research yields results at Tishomingo
  • San Marcos NFHTC SCUBA team dives for Region 2
  • Gila River becoming a little friendlier for native fishes
  • Willow Beach NFH aids in pupfish research and recovery
  • And more ...

 

June 2008 (period of January - March 2008)

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  • Broodstock at Tishomingo NFH Yields 250,000 New Paddlefish
  • AZ/NM American Fisheries Society Chapter Award Goes to Arizona Landowner
  • Successful Culture of Endangered Woundfin at Dexter NFHTC
  • Aquatic Beetle Genetics Project at San Marcos NFHTC
  • The "Jewel of the Mohave Desert" Gets Protected
  • And more ...

 

September 2008 (period of April - June 2008)

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  • "Kids Gone Wild" in Arizona
  • Inks Dam NFH Partners with States and Tribes
  • Research Reduces Mortality of Rio Grande Silvery Minnows
  • Research Improves Use of Tags for Marking Fish
  • Matagorda Island Marsh Habitat Restored
  • And more ...

 

December 2008 (period of July - September 2008)

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  • Hatching Success Improves at Tishomingo
  • Paddlefish Raised for Restoration Efforts in Oklahoma and Kansas
  • Bumper Crop of Endangered Woundfin Produced
  • Dexter NFH Aides in Genetic Management for Rare Fish
  • Preventing the Release of Non-Target Organisms from Hatcheries
  • And more ...

 

Last updated: June 10, 2013