Accession Number:

ADA073710

Title:

Hydrographic and Ecological Effects of Enlargement of the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal. Appendix X. Effects of Salinity and Temperature on the Development of Eggs and Larvae of Striped Bass and White Perch,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MARYLAND UNIV SOLOMONS NATURAL RESOURCES INST

Report Date:

1973-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

48.0

Abstract:

During spring of 1971 and 1972 white perch and striped bass were studied and salinity-temperature experiments were undertaken on the eggs and larvae. Temperature had a profound effect on the rate of development but white perch were not affected by salinity. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE