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College of Natural Resources

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1138
Moscow, ID 83844-1138

Phone: 208-885-8981

Fax: 208-885-5534

Email: cnr@uidaho.edu

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Brian Kennedy

Brian Kennedy, Ph.D.

Professor of Fishery Biology and Ecology

Office

IRIC 316

Phone

208-885-5171

Mailing Address

Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive, MS 1136
Moscow, ID 83844-1136

Degrees

  • Ph.D. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 2000, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
  • B.S. Biological Sciences, 1991, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

Research Interests

Fish Ecology
Bioenergetics and Community Ecology of Streams
Ecosystem Controls on Aquatic Processes
Biogeochemical Tracers in Aquatic Systems

RiverNET Data

Hegg, J., Kennedy, B.P., Chittaro, P., and Zabel, R. In press. Spatial variation in the expression of juvenile salmon life history. Oecologia.

Hamann, E.J. and Kennedy, B.P. (2012). The effects of juvenile dispersal on straying in a migratory population. Ecology. 93(4): 733-740

Laitala, K.L., Prather, T.S., Thill, D., Kennedy, B.P., and Caudill, C.C. (2012) In press. Efficacy of benthic barriers as a control measure for Eurasian watermilfoil. Invasive Plant Science and Management.

Cosens, B., Fiedler, F., Boll, J., Higgins, L., Johnson, G., Kennedy, B., Laflin, M., Strand, E. and Wilson, P. (2012) Interdisciplinary Methods in Water Resources: Communication Across Disciplines, Issues in Integrative Studies, 29:xx-xx.

Lorion, C.M., and Kennedy, B.P. and Braatne, J.H. (2011) Altitudinal gradients in stream fish diversity and the prevalence of diadromy in the Sixaola River basin, Costa Rica. Environmental Biology of Fishes. 91:487-499.

Cromwell, K.J. and Kennedy, B.P. (2011) Diel distribution, behaviour, and consumption of juvenile Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in a Wilderness stream. Ecology of Freshwater Fish. 20:421-430.

Nislow, K.H., Kennedy, B.P., Armstrong, J.D., Collen, P., Keay, J., and McKelvey, S. (2010) Nutrient restoration using Atlantic salmon carcasses as a component of habitat management in Scottish Highland streams. Salmonid Fisheries: Freshwater Habitat Management. Chapter 11, pp. 228 – 241. Edited by P. Kemp. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, West Sussex, United Kingdom.

Kiser, T., Hanson, J., and Kennedy, B.P. (2010). Impacts and pathways of mine contaminants to bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus) in an Idaho watershed. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 59:301-311.

Lorion, C.M., and Kennedy, B.P. (2009) Riparian forest buffers mitigate the effects of deforestation on fish assemblages in tropical headwater streams. Ecological Applications, 19: 468-479. (Enclosed in packet)

Lorion, C.M., and Kennedy, B.P. (2009) Relationships between deforestation, riparian forest buffers, and benthic macroinvertebrates in lowland neotropical streams. Freshwater Biology, 54: 165-180.

Holecek, D.E., Cromwell, K.J., and Kennedy, B.P. (2009) Juvenile Chinook salmon summer habitat availability, use and selection in a Central Idaho Wilderness Stream. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 138: 633-644.

Contact

College of Natural Resources

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1138
Moscow, ID 83844-1138

Phone: 208-885-8981

Fax: 208-885-5534

Email: cnr@uidaho.edu

Web: College of Natural Resources

google maps location