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Elise Irwin

Alabama Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Unit Assistant Leader, Associate Research Professor

School of Fisheries, Aquaculture & Aquatic Sciences

(334) 844-9190 

  irwiner@auburn.edu 

  

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Address:
103 Swingle Hall
Auburn Univ, AL 36849

Biography

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Fisheries Society
  • History Section; Secretary/Treasurer (2004-present)
  • Catfish Technical Committee, Southern Division, Chair (2003-2006)
  • Resolutions Committee, Southern Division, Chair (2000-2003)
  • Ballot Committee; Parent Society, Chair (2003-2004)
  • Crappie Symposium Editor (2000-2002)
  • Excellence in Education Award Committee (2000-2002)
  • Warmwater Streams Committee member (1998-present)
  • Alabama Chapter Nominations Committee (1996-present)
  • Education Section Secretary/Treasurer (1997-1999)
  • Catfish 2000 Lead Editor (1997-1999)
  • Program Committee Co-Chair 1996 Southern Division Mid-year Meeting
  • Student Perspectives page, Fisheries, Editor (1991-1992)
  • Alabama Fisheries Association, Steering Committee (1995-present)
  • Midsouth Aquatic Plant Society Member (1996-present)
  • Phi Kappa Phi, Scholarship Committee (2005-present)

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • 2003, STAR award; U.S. Geological Survey award for exemplary performance- Alabama Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research
    Unit
  • 2000, Adjunct Assistant Professor status in School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn University

Research

Lotic fish ecology and management, adaptive management of natural resources, landscape ecology, conservation of aquatic natural resources

Courses

NA

Publications

PUBLICATIONS

  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 2010
    A Digital Underwater Video Camera System for Aquatic Research in Regulated Rivers
  • PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF FISH AND GAMES AGENCIES — 2008
    A Fish Health Assessment and Liver Lipid Content Examination of Catfish Populations in the Coosa River, Alabama
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 2008
    Validation of Daily Ring Deposition in the Otoliths of Age-0 Channel Catfish
  • TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN FISHERIES SOCIETY— 2008
    Influence of Gravel Mining and Other Factors on Detection Probabilities of Coastal Plain Fishes in the Mobile River Basin, Alabama
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 2006
    Comparison of Native and Introduced Flathead Catfish Populations in Alabama and Georgia: Growth, Mortality, and Management
  • PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF FISH AND GAMES AGENCIES — 2003
    Food Habits of Catfishes in Tailwater and Reservoir Habitats in a Section of the Coosa River, Alabama
  • PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF FISH AND GAMES AGENCIES — 2003
    Movements and Home Ranges of Alligator Gar in the Mobile-Tensaw Delta, Alabama
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 2002
    Challenges of Crappie Management Continuing into the 21st Century
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 2002
    Validity of Otoliths and Pectoral Spines for Estimating Ages of Channel Catfish
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 2001
    A Standardized Procedure for Internal Sex Identification in Lepisosteidae
  • ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY — 2001
    Gill lesions and death of bluegill in an acid mine drainage mixing zone
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT— 2000
    An Evaluation of Soft Visual Implant Tag Retention Compared with Anchor Tag Retention in Channel Catfish
  • PROCEEDINGS OF THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOUTHEASTERN ASSOCIATION OF FISH AND GAME AGENCIES — 2000
    Response of Juvenile Largemouth Bass to Habitat Enhancement Through Addition of Artificial Substrates
  • TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN FISHERIES SOCIETY — 1999
    Acute Toxicity of an Acid Mine Drainage Mixing Zone to Juvenile Bluegill and Largemouth Bass
  • NORTH AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FISHERIES MANAGEMENT — 1997
    Distribution of Age-0 Largemouth Bass in Relation to Shoreline Landscape Features
  • ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY OF FISHES — 1995
    Introduced clupeids in a southern reservoir: more evidence for system-specific reproductive styles
  • THE PROGRESSIVE FISH-CULTURIST — 1991
    Use of an Electronic Bacterial Colony Counter to Estimate Fecundity