Project NumberHWS-S-0021
Funding Start Date2023-07-01
Funding End Date2024-06-30
Award Amount$30,000.00

Project Description

Researchers have analyzed approximately 145 herrings collected between 2020-2022 for biometric data and stable isotopes of carbon and nitrogen. They have also analyzed 64 otoliths and corresponding eye lenses from a subset of these fish.  As of December, 2023 Master’s student, Justin Herne, is working on statistical analyses.

Principal Investigators

Abul Baki, Clarkson University
Karin Limburg, SUNY ESF

External Partner

Region 4 NYSDEC; Riverkeeper


Justin Herne will be presenting at the Mohawk Watershed Symposium at Union College in March 2024.