VT Musky Study Underway

VT Musky Study Underway

The Virginia Tech Fish and Wildlife Department and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) began a project in late November 2013, investigating the muskellunge population in the New River. VDGIF stocked this popular, but controversial, sport species…

Rafting Down the Valley

Rafting Down the Valley

Electrofishing Raft Opening up New Sampling Opportunities in the Valley  In the Western portion of Region 4, Biologist are charged with managing the mid-sized headwater streams to the James and Shenandoah River watersheds. Streams like the Maury River, Cowpasture River,…