USGS Fisheries Program
We develop tools and information to support the management, conservation, and restoration of our Nation’s aquatic species
USGS research helps fish get to spawning grounds
Have you heard of Ecological Flows?
We are developing the tools to determine how water allocations and changes in water quantity, quality, and timing affect aquatic resources
Deepwater habitats, such as the Great Lakes, are a key strategic resource and driver of economic vitality
Our fisheries researchers are world-class scientists. They conduct cutting-edge research to provide fisheries resource managers the scientific information they need to protect, restore, and enhance our Nation’s fisheries and their habitats.