Esocid

Esocid Technical Committee

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COMMITTEE MISSION STATEMENT

  • To encourage and coordinate research leading to the development of functional management strategies toward the wise use of esocid stocks
  • To advance the knowledge of esocid ecology
  • To improve culture techniques
  • To provide a forum in which pertinent data and technologies can be exchanged within the scientific community and among user groups

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

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Past-Chair Janice Kerns with a Two Sisters Muskie
 

ChairKeith Koupal, Nebraska DNR

Chapter Representatives

Dakotas: Brian Blackwell  Minnesota: Mike Habrat 
Illinois: Joe Parkos Missouri: Mike Anderson
Indiana: Nick Haunert
Nebraska: Keith Koupal 
Iowa: Jonathan Meerbeek  Ohio: Curt Wagner 
Kansas: Micah Waters
Michigan:  Jim Diana & Cory Kovacs Wisconsin: Jordan Weeks 
   
Southern Division Rep:  Jeff Hansbarger  

 
2019 Joint Meeting of the Centrarchid, Esocid, and Walleye Technical Committees – NCDAFS

Meeting notes are HERE

 

Winter 2018 and 2019 Meeting Updates below:

2019 State Updates HERE

2018 State / Provincial Updates HERE


PAST CHAIRS  
2007-2008 Ed Braun, Indiana 2014-2015 Dave Kittaka, Indiana
2008-2009 Jim Diana, Michigan 2015-2017 Cory Kovacs, Michigan
2009-2010 Rod Pierce, Minnesota  2017 – 2018  Janice Kerns, Ohio
2010-2012 Jonathan Meerbeek, Iowa  2018 – 2019 Keith Koupal, Nebraska
2012-2014 Dave Woods, Missouri  

NEWS


CURRENT PROJECTS

2018 Missouri Muskie Management Plan


HISTORY

The ETC approved the following document at a 2017 Meeting: History and By-Laws of the ETC

List of presentations in past Symposia can be accessed here:

1991: Northern Pike Ecology and Management

1997: Strategies for Muskellunge Management

2002: Northern Pike Management

2005: Crossman Memorial Muskie Symposium

2016: Hugh C. Becker Muskie Symposium


MEETINGS


PUBLICATIONS

Contact Keith Koupal with Esocid Technical Committee website comments
Updated: 3/12/2018