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Michael Hansen


Field Station Supervisor Hammond Bay Biological Station Email: Phone: (989) 734-4768 ext. 112 Fax: (989) 734-4494 Professional Page:


B.S. (Fisheries), University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point, 1979
M.S. (Fisheries Science), Cornell, 1983
Ph.D. (Fisheries & Wildlife), Michigan State University, 1994

Current Studies

Recent Publications

Thomas R. Binder, Stephen C. Riley, Christopher M. Holbrook, Michael J. Hansen, Roger A. Bergstedt, Charles R. Bronte, Ji He, Charles C. Krueger 2016. Spawning site fidelity of wild and hatchery lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) in northern Lake Huron. NRC Research Press . Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences . 73 (1). 18-34.
Contribution #1950
Shauna M. Baillie, Andrew M. Muir, Michael J. Hansen, Charles C. Krueger, and Paul Bentzen 2016. Genetic and phenotypic variation along an ecological gradient in lake trout Salvelinus namaycush. BioMed Central . BMC Evolutionary Biology . 16 (219).
Contribution #2060
Heather S. Galbraith, Carrie J. Blakeslee, Andrew K. Schmucker, Nicholas S. Johnson, Michael J. Hansen, and Weiming Li 2016. Donor life stage influences juvenile American eel Anguilla rostrata attraction to conspecific chemical cues. John Wiley & Sons . Journal of Fish Biology .
Contribution #2076
Matthew D. Faust and Michael J. Hansen 2016. Effects of Consumption-Oriented Versus Trophy-Oriented Fisheries on Muskellunge Population Size Structure in Northern Wisconsin. Taylor & Francis . North American Journal of Fisheries Management . 36 (6). 1336-1346.
Contribution #2041
Michael J. Hansen, Charles P. Madenjian, Jeffrey W. Slade, Todd B. Steeves, Pedro R. Almeida, Bernardo R. Quintella 2016. Population ecology of the sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) as an invasive species in the Laurentian Great Lakes and an imperiled species in Europe. Springer . Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries . 26 (3). 509-535.
Contribution #2031

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