New Mexico Fish & Wildlife Conservation Office
Southwest Region

Reports & Publications

Links to online versions of our publications with permission and citation information have been provided where available.

To obtain a copy of a report that does not have a link contact the NMFWCO staff at (505) 232-2459.

2013

Publications

Archdeacon, T.P., and S. R. Davenport. 2013. Comment: Detection and Population Estimation for Small-Bodied Fishes in a Sand-Bed River. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 33:446-452.

Davenport, S. R., J. F. Mull, and C. W. Hoagstrom. 2013. Consumption of a Dangerous Ant Camponotus vicinus) by a Threatened Minnow (Notropis Simus pecosensis). The Southwestern Naturalist 58: 126 - 128.

Reports

Archedeacon, T. P., and W. J. Remshardt. 2013. Rio Grande Silvery Minnow Augmentation in the Middle Rio Grande, New Mexico. Annual Report 2012. Submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Archdeacon, T. P., and W. J. Remshardt. 2013. Rio Grande Silvery Minnow Salvage - 2012 Annual Report. Submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2012

Publications

Archdeacon, T.P., and W. J. Remshardt. 2012. Observations of Hatchery-Reared Rio Grande Silvery Minnow Using a Fishway. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 32:648 - 655.

Reports

Davenport, S. R. 2012. Distribution and status of Arkansas River shiner Notropis girardi in the South Canadian River, New Mexico, Preliminary Results. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerquqe, NM.

Davenport, S. R. 2012. Status and Trends of Pecos Bluntnose Shiner Notropis simus pecosensis, Pecos River New Mexico. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.

2011

Publications

Hoagstrom, C.W., J.E. Brooks, and S.R. Davenport.  2011.  A large-scale conservation perspective considering endemic fishes of the North American plains. Biological Conservation 144:21-34.

Varela-Romero, A., D. A. Hendrickson, G. Yepiz-Plascencia, J. E. Brooks, and D. A. Neely. 2011.  Status of the Yaqui catfish (Ictalurus pricei) in the United States and Northwestern Mexico.  Southwestern Naturalist 56(2): 277-285. 

Reports

Davenport, S.R. 2011. Status and trends of Pecos bluntnose shiner Notropis simus pecosensis, Pecos River, New Mexico. Final Report to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Contract # 04-AA402212

Davis, J.E., B.R. Duran, B.R., and E. Teller Sr. 2011. Nonnative species monitoring and control in the upper/middle San Juan River: 2011. Progress Report for the San Juan River Recovery Implementation Program. Final Report submitted to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.

Duran, B. R., J. E. Davis, and E. Teller Sr. 2011. Nonnative Species Monitoring and Control in the Upper/Middle San Juan River: 2011. Progress Reprt for the San Juan River Recovery Implementation Program. Final Report. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.

Furr, D.W. 2011. San Juan River Razorback Sucker Population Augmentation 2010 - Annual Report. San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM. 20 pp.

Furr, D.W. 2011. Augmentation of Colorado Pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus lucius) in the San Juan River: 2010 - Annual Report. San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM. 13 pp.

Furr, D. W. 2011. Investigation of Stocking Sites in the San Juan and Animas Rivers Upstream of RM 166.6 - Draft Report. Prepared for the San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM. 28 pp.

Remshardt, W.J. September 2, 2011. May 2011 irrigation canal monitoring for Rio Grande silvery minnow eggs. Memorandum and data report to Yvette Paroz, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. Data report.

Remshardt, W.J. 2011. Rio Grande silvery minnow augmentation in the Middle Rio Grande, New Mexico. 2009 Annual Report submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 51 pp.

Remshardt, W.J. and T.P. Archdeacon. 2011. Investigating the use of passive implantable transmitter tags on the Rio Grande silvery minnow (Hybognathus amarus): Phase II, Movement of PIT-tagged Rio Grande silvery minnow and use of Alameda fish passage structure. Annual Report submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 23 pp.

Remshardt, W.J. and T.P. Archdeacon. 2011. Rio Grande silvery minnow rescue and salvage. 2010 Annual Report submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 51 pp.

2010

Publications

Archdeacon, T.P. and S.R. Davenport.  2010.  Predation by Age0 Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus dolomieu) on Bigscale Logperch (Percina macrolepida) in the Pecos River, New Mexico. The Southwestern Naturalist.  55:120-122

Hoagstrom, C.W., W.J. Remshardt, J.R. Smith, and J.E. Brooks.  2010.  Changing fish faunas in two reaches of the Rio Grande in the Albuquerque Basin.  The Southwestern Naturalist 55:78-88. 

Hoagstrom, C.W., N. D. Zymonas, S.R. Davenport, David L. Propst, and James E. Brooks. 2010.  Rapid species replacements between fishes of the North American plains: a case history from the Pecos River.  Aquatic Invasions 5: 141-153.

Osborne, M.J., S.R. Davenport, C.W. Hoagstrom, and T.F. Turner. 2010.  Genetic effective size, Ne, tracks density in a small freshwater cyprinid, Pecos bluntnose shiner (Notropis simus pecosensis). Molecular Ecology 19:2832-2844.

Reports

Caldwell, C.A., S. Cho, and W.J. Remshardt.  2010.  Effects of Propagation, augmentation, and rescue activities on recovery and survival of Rio Grande silvery minnow (Hybognathus amarus).  Final Report for the Middle Rio Grande Endangered Species Collaborative Program, submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  97 pp. 

Davis, J.E., B.R. Duran, and E. Teller.  2010.  Nonnative species monitoring and control in the upper San Juan River: 2009.  Final Report for the San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  46 pp.

Davis, J.E.  2010.  Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) tagging methodologies for the San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program.  Final Standard Operating Procedure Document submitted to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  7 pp.

Davenport, S.R. 2010. Status and trends of Pecos bluntnose shiner Notropis simus pecosensis Pecos River , New Mexico 2009.  Final Report submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque Area Office. 56 pp.

Remshardt, W.J.  2010.  Rio Grande silvery minnow augmentation in the Middle Rio Grande, New Mexico, 2008.  Annual Report for the Middle Rio Grande Endangered Species Collaborative Program, submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  54 pp. 

Remshardt, W.J.  2010.  Rio Grande silvery minnow rescue and salvage, 2009.  Annual Report for the Middle Rio Grande Endangered Species Collaborative Program, submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  36 pp.

2009

Publications

Archdeacon, T.P., W.J. Remshardt, and T.L. Knecht.  2009.  Comparison of two methods for implanting passive integrated transponders in Rio Grande silvery minnow.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 29:346-351.   

Remshardt, W.J. and W.L. Fisher.  2009.  Effects of variation in streamflow and channel structure on smallmouth bass habitat in an alluvial stream.  River Research and Applications 26:661-674. 

Reports

Archdeacon, T. P., and S. R. Davenport.  2009.  Occupancy Estimation of Bigscale Logperch in the Pecos River, New Mexico.  Annual report submitted to New Mexico Department of Game and Fish.

Davis, J.E., D.W. Furr and E. Teller.  2009.  Nonnative species monitoring and control in the upper San Juan River: 2008.  Final Report.  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, Albuquerque, NM.

Furr, D. W.  2009.  FY2009 Operation Plan for the Rio Grande Silvery Minnow Sanctuary.  Draft plan prepared for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM.  7pp.

Furr, D.W. and J.E. Davis.  2009.  Augmentation of Colorado pikeminnow Ptychocheilus lucius in the San Juan River: 2008.  Final Report.  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, Albuquerque, NM.

Furr, D. W. and J. E. Davis.  2009.  A stocking plan and production protocol for razorback sucker (Xyrauchen texanus) reared at NAPI ponds.  San Juan River Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM. 13 pp.

Furr, D.W. and J.E. Davis.  2009.  Augmentation of the San Juan River razorback sucker population: 2008. Final Report.  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, San Juan River Basin Recovery Implementation Program, Albuquerque, NM.

Furr, D. W. and J. E. Davis.  2009.  Stocking Plan and Protocol for the Augmentation of Colorado pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus lucius) in the San Juan River.  San Juan River Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM. 13 pp.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on Gila trout population monitoring in Little Creek, August 2009.  NMFWCO report.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on Gila trout population monitoring in Black Canyon Creek, August 2009.  NMFWCO report.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on Gila trout stocking in recovery- and non-recovery streams.  NMFWCO report.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on chemical (piscicide) removal of nonnative trout from the Upper West Fork Gila River, Gila Wilderness.  NMFWCO report.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on mechanical removal of nonnative fishes from the Gila Forks area.  NMFWCO report.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on emergency evacuation of Gila trout from South Diamond Creek in response to wildfire threats, June 2009.  NMFWCO report.

Myers, D.J.  2009.  Report on collection of spikedace and loach minnow from the Gila River for captive propagation at Bubbling Ponds Hatchery, State of Arizona.  NMFWCO report.

NMFWCO.  2009.  Annual collecting permit report for State of New Mexico activities.  Report submitted to New Mexico Department of Game and Fish, Santa Fe, NM.

NMFWCO.  2009.  Annual collecting permit report for species listed under the Endangered Species Act, as amended.  Report submitted to Region 2 Division of Endangered Species, Albuquerque.

Remshardt, W.J.  2009.  May 2009 irrigation canal monitoring for Rio Grande silvery minnow eggs.  Memorandum and Data Report prepared for U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico. 3 pp.

Remshardt, W.J. and T.P. Archdeacon.  2009.  Rio Grande silvery minnow salvage in 2008.  Memorandum submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico. 1 p.

2008

Publications

Davenport ,S. R. and W.J. Remshardt.  2008.  Range extensions for Pimephales vigilax and Percina macrolepida in the Rio Grande, New Mexico.  Southwestern Naturalist 53(1):125-128

Hoagstrom, C.W., J.E. Brooks and S.R. Davenport. 2008. Recent habitat association and the historical decline of Notropis simus pecosensis . River Research and Applications. 24: 789-803

Hoagstrom, C.W., J E. Brooks and S.R. Davenport.  2008.  Spatiotemporal population trends of Notropis simus pecosensis in relation to habitat conditions and the annual flow regime of the Pecos River, 1992-2005. Copeia 1:1-15.

Davis, J.E.  2008. Expansion of nonnative fish removal and endangered fish augmentation efforts used as management tools on the San Juan River.  Article in Swimming Upstream, San Juan River Recovery Implementation Program.

Reports

Archdeacon, T. P., and S. R. Davenport.  2008.  ++.  Interim report of 2008 Share with Wildlife activities.  Final Report submitted to New Mexico Department of Game and Fish, Santa Fe, NM.

Davis, J.E. and D.W. Furr. 2008. Non-native species monitoring and control in the upper San Juan River, New Mexico, 2007.  Final Report.  San Juan River Recovery Implementation Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.  39 pp.

Davenport, S.R. 2008.  Status and Trends of Pecos Bluntnose Shiner.  Final Report submitted to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque Area Office.  44 pgs. plus Appendices

NMFWCO.  2008.  Station annual report of activities for Fiscal Year 2007.  Report to FARC, Region 2, Albuquerque, NM.

NMFWCO.  2008.  Annual collecting permit report for State of New Mexico activities.  Report to New Mexico Department of Game and Fish, Santa Fe, NM.

NMFWCO.  2008.  Annual collecting permit report for species listed under the Endangered Species Act, as amended.  Report to Region 2 Division of Endangered Species, Albuquerque.

Remshardt, W.J.  2008.  Rio Grande silvery minnow augmentation in the middle Rio Grande, New Mexico.  Annual Report 2006.  Prepared for U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM.  70 pp.

Remshardt, W.J.  2008.  Rio Grande silvery minnow augmentation in the middle Rio Grande, New Mexico.  Annual Report 2007.  Annual Report prepared for U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM.  55 pp.

Remshardt, W.J.  2008.  Monitoring for Rio Grande silvery minnow downstream of Ft. Craig, New Mexico, in the Elephant Butte Temporary Channel and Elephant Butte Reservoir 2005-2006.  Final Report submitted to Middle Rio Grande Bosque Initiative, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, New Mexico Ecological Services Field Office, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  17 pp.

Remshardt, W.J. 2008. May 2008 irrigation canal monitoring for Rio Grande silvery minnow eggs. Memorandum (June 9 2008) and Data Report submitted to Gary Dean, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Remshardt, W.J., T.P. Archdeacon, and T.L. Knecht.  2008.  Investigation use of Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) tags in Rio Grande silvery minnow.  Report to U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  20 pp.

Torres, L.T., W.J. Remshardt and D.C. Kitcheyan.  2008.  Habitat Assessment for Rio Grande Silvery Minnow (Hybognathus amarus) in the Cochiti Reach, at Peña Blanca, New Mexico.  Final Report submitted to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque, New Mexico.  38 pp.   

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