Studies on the Detection, Transmission, and Development of Renibacterium Salmoninarum Infection in Great Lakes Salmonid Fishes (BKD Phase I)

Grant: # 0051

Grant Amount: $267,050.00

Board Decision Year: 1999

Western Fisheries Research Center, U.S. Geological Survey - Fish Health Section (Seattle)

Fish Health Section

Elliott, Diane ([email protected]) (206) 526-6591

GLFT - Ecosystem Health and Sustainable Fish Populations-C - Ecological and biological fisheries research to inform management

Project Details

Laboratory research compared diagnostic methods for bacterial kidney disease and investigated the effects of hatchery practices on the transmission of the pathogen and the development of the disease.


Final Report