Truchas Mexicanas


Image of large male Conchos trout

New! 2007 (September) - An updated,overview paper on the project - Dean A. Hendrickson, D. A. Neely, Richard L. Mayden, K. Anderson, J. E. Brooks, Faustino Camarena-Rosales, R. Cutter, L. Cutter, A. B. de Los Santos, G. W. Ernsting, H. Espinosa-Pérez, L. T. Findley, Francisco J. Garcia de Leon, A. L. George, J. Hatch, B. R. Kuhajda, K. E. Mayden, Kristina M. McNyset, J. L. Nielsen, F. W. Pfeiffer, D. L. Propst, Gorgonio Ruiz-Campos, E. St.Clair, J. R. Tomelleri, and Alejandro Varela-Romero.2006. Conservation of Mexican native trout and the discovery, status, protection and recovery of the Conchos trout, the first native Oncorhynchus of the Atlantic drainage in Mexico. In: Studies of North American Desert Fishes in Honor of E. P. (Phil) Pister, Conservationist, edited by Ma. de Lourdes Lozano-Vilano and A. J. Contreras-Balderas, Monterrey, Nuevo León, México:Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas. (technically published in November 2006 as indicated in volume, but not distributed until September 2007).

2007 (January) - Truchas Mexicanas article in Spanish in Mexican popular press (Héctor Espinosa-Pérez, Francisco J. García de León, Gorgonio Ruiz-Campos, Alejandro. Varela-Romero, Irene de los Angeles Barriga-Sosa, José L. Arredondo-Figueroa, Dean A. Hendrickson, Faustino Camarena-Rosales, and Ana Belia de Los Santos. 2007. Las Truchas Mexicanas: peces enigmáticos del noroeste. Especies: Revista sobre conservación y biodiversidad (México) (Enero-Febrero):8-14; ISSN 1402-3373)

2006 (March) - Conchos Trout - conservation white paper and call for help

2005 - Overview presentation (pdf) to American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (July) and Desert Fishes Council (November)

2003 (published 2004) -review article in Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries

2001 - AFS meeting presentation by Gerardo Zamora on culture of native Mexican trouts (html or PowerPoint)

1999 - Desert Fishes Council presentation in  html or PowerPoint formats

1999 - Resolution passed at 1999 Desert Fishes Council meeting (published in meeting Proceedings)

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