St. Stephen Fish Lock

Estimated counts of fish passed during the 2009 season


Common Name Scientific Name Number Passed
American Shad Alosa sapidissima
389,197
Blueback Herring Alosa aestivalis
438,746
Striped Mullet Mugil cephalus
2,283
Freshwater Catfish Ictalurus sp.
1,164
Striped Bass Morone saxitalis
175
Gizzard Shad Dorosoma cepedianum
1,096
Largemouth Bass Micropterus salmoides
15
Longnose Gar Lepisoteus osseus
352
Atlantic Needlefish Strongylura marina
1
Sunfish Lepomis sp.
45
White Perch Morone americana
17
Carp Ctenopharyngodon idella /
Cyprinus carpio
8
Sea Lamprey Petromyzon marinus
0
Crappie Pomoxis sp.
6
Bowfin Amia calva
0
Hickory Shad Alosa mediocris
0
Total  
833,105

Estimated annual passage of Blueback Herring Alosa aestivalis and American Shad Alosa sapidissima through St. Stephens Fish Lock 2009 season.