Effect of environmental factors and harvest regulations upon the crappie (Pomoxis) sportfishery at Rathbun Lake
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Effect of environmental factors and harvest regulations upon the crappie (Pomoxis) sportfishery at Rathbun Lake

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Published by Fish and Wildlife Division, Iowa Department of Natural Resources in Des Moines, Iowa .
Written in English


  • Crappie -- Effect of water levels on -- Iowa -- Rathbun Lake.,
  • Crappie -- Effect of water quality on -- Iowa -- Rathbun Lake.,
  • Crappie fishing -- Iowa -- Rathbun Lake.

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Statement[by Larry R. Mitzner].
SeriesTechnical bulletin -- no. 5., Technical bulletin (Iowa. Dept. of Natural Resources) -- no. 5.
ContributionsIowa. Dept. of Natural Resources. Fish & Wildlife Division.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15418287M

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