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David C Fulton

Assistant Unit Leader Research Ecologist

Cooperative Research Units

Office Phone: 612-625-5256
Fax: 612-625-5299
ORCID: 0000-0001-5763-7887

Supervisor: David E Andersen
Abstract (from Fisheries and human dimensions literature suggests that climate change influences inland recreational fishers in North America through three major pathways. The most widely recognized pathway suggests that climate change impacts habitat and fish populations (e.g., water temperature impacting fish survival) and cascades to impact fishers. Climate change also impacts recreational fishers by influencing environmental conditions that directly affect fishers (e.g., increased temperatures in northern climates resulting in extended open water fishing seasons and increased fishing effort). The final pathway occurs from climate change mitigation...
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