Researchers seek to reverse decline in fish and mussel species

Trevor Pitcher, student Bri Curtis, and Catherine Febria stand in a stream in the Greater Toronto Area home to the redside dace. Photo by Shayenna Nolan.

A project entitled “Application and Assessment of Recovery Actions for Species at Risk Fishes and Mussels in the Lower Great Lakes” aims to develop a better understanding of habitat needs and threats, to restore habitat, and to captively breed imperilled species.