AGENDA for Saturday and Sunday, 7 and 8 October 2000
Saturday, 7 October 2000:
PAPER SESSIONS (Scott Hall):
9:00: Morgan BUSBY and Rachael CARTWRIGHT. "Redescription of the Ebony Snailfish, Paraliparis holomelas Gilbert (Scorpaeniformes: Liparidae), with New Records from the Gulf of Alaska and a Description of Early Life History Stages."
9:15: Lyle BRITT, William McFARLAND, and Ellis LOEW. "Short Wavelength Visual Pigments in Larval Fishes from the Pacific Northwest."
9:30: Heidi BANFORD, Biff BERMINGHAM, and Bruce COLLETTE. "Biogeography of Amphi-American and Amphi-Atlantic marine fishes."
9:45: Wolfe WAGMAN, Michael BLOVIN, and Douglas MARKLE. "Molecular Survey of Catastomidae."
10:00: MORNING BREAK
10:30: John STADLER. "Pheromone-Mediated Recognition of Potential Mates by Males of the Notchtongue Goby, Bathygobius curacao."
10:45: Phil HARRIS. "Basal Relationships of the Catastomidae (Cypriniformes) based on Mitochondrial SSU and LSU rRNA Sequences."
11:00: Jay ORR. "Rare Fishes from Alaska: Results of the Year 2000 Aleutian Islands and Bering Sea Slope Surveys."
11:15: Wayne PALSSON. "Abundance and Mate and Den Fidelity in Wolf-eel (Annarichthys ocellatus) in Puget Sound, Washington."
11:30: Rebecca REUTER and Sandra LOWE. "Larval and Juvenile Atka Mackerel Distribution Off of Alaska: A Retrospective Study."
12:00: BREAK FOR LUNCH
1:00: Paulo PETRY and Phil HARRIS. "Genetic structure and phylogeography of the cardinal tetra (Paracheirodon axelrodi) in the Rio Negro Basin."
1:15: Todd SEAMONS, Tom QUINN, and Paul BENTZEN. "Steelhead I: Run Timing, Relatedness, and Reproductive Success."
1:30: Jennifer McLEAN, Paul BENTZEN, and Tom QUINN. "Steelhead II: Relatedness and Timing of Maturation in a Hatchery Population."
1:45: Rebecca QUINONES and Timothy MULLIGAN. "Habitat Utilization by Juvenile Salmonids in the Smith River Estuary, California."
2:00: Brian BECKMAN. "A Peak into the Black Box: Ocean Growth of Coho Salmon."
2:15: Thomas QUINN. "Life History and Migration of Irish Atlantic Salmon: Small Cuts at a Knotty Problem." (Paper presented by Jennifer McLEAN.)
2:30: Bobette DICKERSON, Mary WILSON, and Thomas QUINN. "Body Size, Arrival Date, and Reproductive Success of Pink Salmon."
2:45: GROUP PHOTOGRAPH AND AFTERNOON BREAK
3:45: Barbara SHIELDS, Monique SZEDELYI, Kristy GROVES, and Pamela BIRD. "Introduced Fishes and Emerging Parasitic Diseases in Oregon: Two Case Examples."
4:00: Paulo PETRY. "Fish Assemblages Organization in the Amazon River Floodplain: Species Richness and Spatial Distribution along Environmental Gradients."
4:15: Summary statement and official adjournment of the 2000 meeting.
7:30: POST-BANQUET DISCOURSE (Pack Hall): Hal WEEKS. "The ecology of bycatch in marine fisheries."
Sunday, 8 October 2000: