Steve Pothoven

Steve Pothoven's research is focused on management and ecology of fish and macroinvertebrates in the Great Lakes. Specific research topics have included: the effects of invasive species on Great Lakes planktivores; feeding ecology, bioenergetics, and condition of planktivorous and benthivorous fish in the Great Lakes; and life history and population dynamics of Mysis relicta and Bythotrephes longimanus.


M.S. University of Minnesota Fisheries and Wildlife 1996
B.A. Augustana College (IL) Biology 1993

Research Interests

Fish and macroinvertebrates ecology, Feeding ecology, Bioenergetics