Dr. Michael J. Maceina

Professor Emeritus
334-844-4231
maceimj@auburn.edu

Field of specialization
Fishery Biology

  • Professional Affiliations
  • Special Honors & Awards
  • Publications

American Fisheries Society (life member)

Reservoir Committee, 1992 to present;

Co-program Chair for 2007 International Reservoir

Symposium, Chair Ad Hoc Committee on Fish Aging Techniques 2005-2006

Riparian Stream Habitat Committee, 1986 – 1989.

Fish Management Section, 1997 to present

Computer User’s Section, 1999 to present

Aquatic Plant Management Society

Mid-south Aquatic Plant Management Society, Newsletter Editor, 1992 – 1995

Board of Directors, 2002-2004

North American Lake Management Society

Technical reviewer for papers published in the following journals:

Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and

Wildlife Agencies

Texas Journal of Science

North American Journal of Fisheries Management

Transactions of the American Fisheries Society

Journal of Aquatic Plant Management

Fishery Bulletin

Journal of the World Aquaculture Society

Lake and Reservoir Management

Recent Developments in Fish Otolith Research (book)

The Prairie Naturalist

Journal of Fish Biology

Ecological Methodology (textbook)

Inland Fisheries Management (textbook)

Journal of Biological Agricultural and Environmental Statistics

Catfish 2000 – Proceedings of the First International Ictalurid Symposium

Bulletin of Marine Science

Ecological Applications

Elected member of Xi Sigma Pi in 1977 for superior undergraduate scholastic achievement.

Recipient of the outstanding doctoral student award for 1986-1987 in the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A&M University.

Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Florida, January 1989 to January 1991.

Appointed to the Graduate Faculty, Auburn University, April 1993.

Awarded tenure and promoted to Associate Professor, Auburn University, March 1994.

Finalist for Best Paper of the year for research articles published in the North American Journal of Fisheries Management in 1996.

Promoted to Professor, Auburn University, March 1999.

Award of Merit – Fish Management Section of the American Fisheries Society for

significant and substantial contributions to fishery science and conservation. August 2000.

Award for Best Paper, Runner-up for papers published in the 54th Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, October 2001.

Outstanding Ph.D Student, Auburn University – I served as the major professor for Jeffery W. Slipke who was awarded the top outstanding Ph.D student at Auburn University in 2001.

Awards for Best Paper, Runner-up and Honorable Mention for papers published in the 56th Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, October 2003

Title Journal Year
Economic Impact of a Recreational Striped Bass Fishery North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2014
Mortality of peacock bass associated with catch-and release sport fishing in the Rio Negro, Amazonas State, Brazil Acta Amonzonica 2014
Impacts of stocking striped bass Alabama Wildlife 2013
Polychlorinated biphenyls in adult black bass and yellow perch were not associated with their reproductive success in the Upper Hudson River, New York, USA Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2013
Fishing makes dollars and cents Alabama Wildlife 2012
Fish food: Exploring the feeding habits of black bass Alabama Wildlife 2011
Stocking striped bass Bass Times 2010
Movement and Behavior of Blue Catfish in Lake Wilson, Alabama Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of the Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2009
Fish assemblage shifts and species declines in Alabama, USA streams Ecology of Freshwater Fish 2009
Variation in Growth and Survival of Bluegills and Redbreast Sunfish in Georgia Rivers North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2009
Spraying During the Spawn Bass Times 2009
Effects of river flows on growth of redbreast sunfish Lepomis auritus (Centrarchidae) in Georgia rivers Journal of Fish Biology 2009
Habitat Use, Home Range, and Movement of Shoal Bass in Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2009
Fishery and Population Characteristics of Blue Catfish and Channel Catfish and Potential Impacts of Minimum Length Limits on the Fishery in Lake Wilson, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2009
Assessment of the Flathead Catfish Population in a Lightly Exploited Fishery in Lake Wilson, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2009
Effects of Striped Bass Stocking on Largemouth Bass and Spotted Bass in Lewis Smith Lake, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2009
Age and Growth Variability between Sexes of Three Catfish Species in Lake Wilson, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2009
Evaluating the potential effectiveness of harvest restrictions on riverine sunfish populations in Georgia, USA Fisheries Management and Ecology 2008
Analysis of the trophy sport fishery for the speckled peacock bass in the Rio Negro River, Brazil Fisheries Management and Ecology 2008
Dispersal of Tournament-Displaced Largemouth Bass and Spotted Bass in Lake Martin, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2008
Shoal Bass of Alabama: From Prolific to Protected Alabama Wildlife 2008
Use of Piecewise Regression Models to Estimate Changing Relationships in Fisheries: Response to Comment North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2008
Balancing Fisheries Management and Water Uses for Impounded River Systems: An Introduction American Fisheries Society Symposium 2008
Effects of Catch-and-Release Tournament Fishing on Dispersal and Population Metrics of Black Bass in Lake Martin, Alabama American Fisheries Society Symposiums 2008
Movement and behavior of largemouth bass and Alabama spotted bass in Lake Martin, Alabama Journal of Freshwater Ecology 2008
Relative abundance, distribution, and population metrics of shoal bass in Alabama Journal of Freshwater Ecology 2008
Impacts of Endothall Applications on Largemouth Bass Spawning Behavior and Reproductive Success North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2008
Use of Piecewise Nonlinear Models to Estimate Variable Size-Related Mortality Rates North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2007
Movement and Use of Backwater Habitats by Largemouth Bass and White Crappie in Demopolis Reservoir, Alabama Journal of Freshwater Ecology 2007
Current Status and Review of Freshwater Fish Aging Procedures Used by State and Provincial Fisheries Agencies with Recommendations for Future Directions Fisheries 2007
Recruitment ( Book Chapt. ) Analysis and Interpretation of Freshwater Fisheries Data 2007
The Relation of Largemouth Bass Virus to Largemouth Bass Population Metrics in Five Alabama Reservoirs Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 2006
An evaluation of different structures to age freshwater fish from a northeastern US river Fisheries Management and Ecology 2006
Differences in Population Metrics between Bluegill and Redear Sunfish: Implications for the Effectiveness of Harvest Restrictions North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2006
Changes in diet and food consumption of largemouth bass following large-scale hydrilla reduction in Lake Seminole, Georgia Hydrobiologia 2006
Population Size, Survival, and Growth of Largemouth Bass One Year After Stocking in Four Ponds Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Game Agencies 2006
The Influence of River Connectivity on the Fish Community and Sport Fish Abundance in Demopolis Reservoir, Alabama Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Game Agencies 2006
Activity patterns of largemouth bass in a Fisheries Management and Ecology 2005
Importance of the Connectivity of Backwater Areas for Fish Production in Demopolis Reservoir, Alabama Journal of Freshwater Ecology 2005
Effect of Aquathol K Treatments on Activity Patterns of Largemouth Bass in Two Coves of Lake Seminole, Georgia Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 2005
Population characteristics of largemouth bass associated with changes in abundance of submersed aquatic vegetation in Lake Seminole, Georgia Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 2005
Verifying Residuals from Catch Curves to Detect Recruitment Variation in Largemouth Bass and Crappies North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2004
Exploitation of Largemouth Bass in Wheeler Reservoir, Alabama and Simulated Effects of Minimum Length Limit Regulations Annual Conference of the Southeastern association of Fish and Game Agencies 2004
The Use of Herbicides to Control Hydrilla and the Effects on Young Largemouth Bass Population Characteristics and Aquatic - Vegetation in Lake Seminole, Georgiaword Aquatic Plant Management 2004
Changes in Behavior, Movement, and Home Ranges of Largemouth Bass Following Large- scale Hydrilla Removal in Lake Seminole, Georgia Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 2003
Verification of the Influence of Hydrologic Factors on Crappie Recruitment in Alabama Reservoirs North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2003
Electroshocking-Induced Mortality of Four Fish Species during Posthatching Development Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 2003
The Potential Impact of Water Reallocation on Retention and Chlorophyll a in Weiss Lake, Alabama Lake and Reservoir Management 2003
Assessment of detecting minimum length limit changes for crappie in two Alabama reservoirs Fisheries Research 2003
Response of Adult Largemouth Bass and Aquatic Plants to Small-scale Applications of Aquathol K in Lake Seminole, Georgia Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2003
Population Assessment and Minimum Length Limit Evaluations for White Bass in Four Alabama Reservoirs North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2002
Use of the Spawning Potential Ratio for the Upper Mississippi River Channel Catfish Fishery North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2002
The Influence of Disparate Levels of Submersed Aquatic Vegetation on Largemouth Bass Population Characteristics in a Georgia Reservoir Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 2002
Trophic State Differences in Population Characteristics of Gizzard Shad in Two Tennessee River Impoundments Lake and Reservoir Management 2002
Changes in the Black Bass Community and Fishery with Oligotrophication in West Point Reservoir, Georgia North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2001
Trophic state and fish in Alabama reservoirs Lakeline 2001
Comparison of ln-Water Voltage Gradients Produced by Electrofishing Boats Annual Proceedings of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2001
Influence of Trophic State on Spotted Bass and Largemouth Bass Spawning Time and Age-0 Population Characteristics in Alabama Reservoirs North American Journal of Fisheries Management 2000
Agricultural best management practices and the decline in surface water total phosphorus concentrations in an impounded everglades marsh Lake and Reservoir Management 2000
Food Habits of Striped Bass and Their Influence on Crappie in Weiss Lake, Alabama Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2000
Effectiveness of Three Barrier Types for Confining Grass Carp in Embayments of Lake Seminole, Georgia North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1999
Recruitment of Largemouth Bass in Alabama Reservoirs: Relations to Trophic State and Larval Shad Occurrence North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1999
Validation of Annulus Formation in Gizzard Shad Otoliths North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1999
Confining grass carp with an electric barrier within an embayment in Lake Seminole Aquatics 1999
Analysis of the Recreational Fishery and Angler Attitudes Toward Hydrilla in Lake Seminole, a Southeastern Reservoir Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 1998
Effects of a 356-mm Minimum Length Limit on the Population Characteristics and Sport Fishery of Smallmouth Bass in the Shoals Reach of the Tennessee River, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1998
Analyses of the Sauger Fishery with Simulated Effects of a Minimum Size Limit in the Tennessee River of Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1998
Relations between Reservoir Hydrology and Crappie Recruitment in Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1998
Use of Equilibrium Yield Models to Evaluate Length Limits for Crappies in Weiss Lake, Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1998
Variation in Largemouth Bass Recruitment in Four Mainstream Impoundments of the Tennessee River North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1998
Effects of Shad Density and Reservoir Hydrology on the Abundance and Growth of Young-of-Year Crappie in Alabama Reservoirs Journal of Freshwater Ecology 1998
Angling vulnerability of black crappies, white crappies, and their naturally produced hybrid in Weiss Reservoir, Alabama, USA Fisheries Research 1997
Simple application of using residuals from catch-curve regressions to assess year-class strength in fish Fisheries Research 1997
Genetic and Population Characteristics of Walleyes in the Mobile Drainage of Alabama Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1997
Symmetrical Hybridization between Black Crappie and White Crappie in an Alabama Reservoir Based on Analysis of the Cytochrome-b Gene Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1997
Relations between Submersed Macrophyte Relations between Submersed Macrophyte Success on Two Tennessee River Impoundments Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 1996
Largemouth Bass Abundance and Aquatic Vegetation in Florida Lakes: An Alternative Interpretation Journal of Aquatic Plants Management 1996
Assessment of Catfish Stocking in Public Fishing Lakes in Alabama North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1996
Relations between Reservoir Trophic State and Gizzard Shad Population Characteristics in Alabama Reservoirs North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1996
Hatching Time and Early Growth of Age-0 Black Crappies, White Crappies, and Their Naturally Produced F, Hybrids in Weiss Lake, Alabama Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1996
Natural Hybridization between back and white crappie ( Pomoxis ) in 10 Alabama Reservoirs American Midland Naturalist 1996
Compatibility between water quality vcality and quality black bass and crappie fisheries in Alabama American Fisheries society Symposium 1996
Relationships between largemouth bass and aquatic plants in Guntersville Reservoir, Alabama American Fisheries Society Symposium 1996
Relationships between Largemouth Bass and Aquatic Plants in Guntersville Reservoir, Alabama American Fisheries Society Symposium 1996
Sampling with Toxicants (Book chapt.) Fisheries Techniques, 2nd edition 1996
Estimating Harvestable Largemouth Bass Abundance in a Reservoir with an Electrofishing Catch Depletion Technique North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1995
Factors Related to Growth and Condition of the Alabama Subspecies of Spotted Bass in Reservoirs North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1995
Failure of Quantitative Phenotypic Characteristics to Distinguish Black Crappie, White Crappie, and Their First-Generation Hybrid North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1995
Recovery of a Warmwater Fish Assemblage after the Initiation of a Minimum-Flow Release Downstream from a Hydroelectric Dam Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1995
Density, temporal spawning patterns and growth of age-o and age-1 largemouth bass ( Micropterus salmoides ) in vegetated and unvegetated areas of Lake Guntersville, Alabama (Book chapt.) Recent Developments in Fish Otolith Research 1995
Abiotic and biotic factors related to black bass fishing quality in Alabama Lake and Reservoir Management 1995
Mitochondrial-DNA Confirmation of Southern Walleye in the Mobile Basin, Alabama Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 1995
Use of a Split-Plot Analysis of Variance Design for Fisheries 1994
Natural Hybridization between Black Crappie and White Crappie in Weiss Lake, Alabama Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1994
Comparisons of cove rotenone and electrofishing catch-depletion estimates to determine abundance of age-0 largemouth bass in unvegetated and vegetated areas Journal of Freshwater Ecology 1994
Comparison of flow regulation effects on fish assemblages in shallow and deep water habitats in the Tallapoosa River, Alabama Journal of Freshwater Ecology 1994
Zooplankton, fish and sport fishing quality among four Alabama and Georgia reservoirs of varying trophic status Lake and Reservoir Management 1994
Response of a Reservoir Fish Community to Aquatic Vegetation Removal North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1993
Use of a Catch-Depletion Method to Estimate Population Density of Age-0 Largemouth Bass in Submersed Vegetation North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1993
Summer fluctuations in planktonic chlorophyll a concentrations in Lake Okeechobee, Florida: The influence of lake levels Lake and Reservoir Management 1993
Volunteer Black Bass Tournament Information Program in Alabama Lakeline 1993
Piscivory in Largemouth Bass as a Function of Aquatic Vegetation Abundance North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1992
Stocking Florida largemouth bass outside its native range Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1992
Limnological Changes in a Large reservoir following vegetation removal by grass carp Journal of Freshwater Ecology 1992
A simple regression model to assess environmental effects on fish growth Journal of Fish Biology 1992
Effect of Aquatic macrophyte removal on recruitment and growth of black crappies and white crappies in Lake Conroe, Texas North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1991
Long-term adult population fluctuations and distribution of the spot, Leiostomus xanthurus, in Mississippi Gulf Research Reports 1991
Wind-related limnological variation in Lake Okeechobee, Florida Lake and Reservoir Management 1990
Florida, northern, and hybrid largemouth bass feeding characteristics in Aquilla Lake, Texas Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Game Agencies 1989
Differences in Otolith Morphology among the Two Subspecies of Largemouth Bass and Their F1 Hybrid Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1989
Factors Regulating Florida Largemouth Bass Stocking Success and Hybridization with Northern Largemouth Bass in Aquilla Lake, Texas Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1988
Allozymic Differences between Black and White Crappies North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1988
Variation in the Weight-to-Length Relationship among Florida and Northern Largemouth Bass and Their Intraspecific F1 Hybrid Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1988
Simple Grinding Procedure to Section Otoliths North American Journal of Fisheries Management 1988
Verification and use of whole otoliths to age white crappie (Book chapt.) The Age and Growth of Fish 1987
Limnological characteristics of Aquilla Lake, Texas, during impoundment Texas Journal of Science 1987
Age and Growth Analysis of Spotted Seatrout from Galveston Bay, Texas Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1987
Factors affecting growth of an initial largemouth bass year class in a new Texas Reservoir Journal of Freshwater Ecology 1986
Distribution and diet of Suwannee bass and largemouth bass in the lower Santa Fe River, Florida Environmental Biology of Fishes 1986
Plasma Osmotic and Electrolyte Concentrations of Largemouth Bass from Some Acidic Florida Lakes Transactions of the American Fisheries society 1985
Use of Otoliths to Determine Age and Growth of Largemouth Bass in Florida Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 1985
Influence of dense hydrilla infestation on black crappie growth Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 1985
Prediction of Chlorophyll a concentrations in Florida Lakes: importance of aquatic macrophytes Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 1984
Prediction of submersed plant biomass by use of a recording fathometer Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 1984
Effects of hydrilla and grass carp on water quality in a Florida Lake Water Resources Bulletin 1983
Limnological features of some northwestern Florida lakes Journal of Freshwater Ecology 1983
Trophic state classification of lakes with aquatic macrophytes Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 1983
The utilization of grass carp, Ctenopharyngodon idella Val., for hydrilla control in Lake Baldwin, Florida Journal of Fish Biology 1981
The use of a recording fathometer for determination of distribution and biomass of Hydrilla Journal of Aquatic Plant Management 1980
The influence of salinity on oxygen consumption and plasma electrolytes in grass carp, Ctenopharyngodon idella Val. Journal of Fishery Biology 1980
Effects of salinity on vegetation consumption and growth in grass carp Progessive Fish-Culturist 1980
Grass carp growth rates in Lake Wales, Florida Aquaculture 1980
Grass Carp: effects of salinity on survival, weight loss, and muscle tissue water content Progressive Fish-Culturist 1979

133 Records Total


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