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Habitat Suitability Index Models: Longnose dace

January 1, 1983

A review and synthesis of existing information were used to develop riverine and lacustrine habitat models for longnose dace (Rhinichthys cataractae), a freshwater fish. The models are scaled to produce an index of habitat suitability between 0 (unsuitable habitat) to 1 (optimally suitable habitat) for freshwater, marine and estuarine areas of the continental United States. Habitat suitability indexes (HSI's) are designed for use with the habitat evaluation procedures developed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Publication Year 1983
Title Habitat Suitability Index Models: Longnose dace
Authors Elizabeth A. Edwards, Hiram Li, Carl B. Schreck
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype Federal Government Series
Series Title FWS/OBS
Series Number 82/10.33
Index ID fwsobs82_10_33
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization U.S. Geological Survey