July 16, 2012

New Ontario MNR Bass Report

The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources has released an 87-page document on The Smallmouth Bass in Ontario.

The document is comprehensive and includes good reading about:
  • Smallmouth Bass native range, their introduced range and their future range expansion, including global warming implications.
  • Smallmouth Bass Biology and Ecology.
  • Smallmouth Bass Fisheries in Ontario.
  • Smallmouth Bass Management in Ontario.
  • Smallmouth Bass Culture, Stocking and Transfer.
  • Potential impacts of Smallmouth Bass introduction and range expansion.
  • Current and future conservation concerns for Smallmouth Bass in Ontario
  • Current management status of Ontario Smallmouth Bass populations.