The Cooperator Science Series was initiated in 2013. Its purpose is to facilitate the archiving and retrieval of research project
reports resulting primarily from investigations supported by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), particularly...
Fishes; Fisheries management; Fish hatcheries; Species of concern; Conservation; Management;
The purpose of this document is to propose a framework for the development of these partnerships and to define the Service's
role in the management and conservation of the Nation's paddlefish and sturgeon resources.