Blum, A.G., Y. Kanno, and B.H. Letcher. 2018. Seasonal streamflow extremes are key drivers of brook trout young-of-the-year abundance. Ecosphere 9(8):e02356. [PDF]

Hanks, R.D., Y. Kanno, and J.M. Rash. 2018. Can single-pass electrofishing replace three-pass depletion for population trend detection? Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 147:729-739. [PDF]

Mycko, S.A., Y. Kanno, and J.M. Bettinger. 2018. Using angling and electric fishing to estimate smallmouth bass abundance in a river. Fisheries Management and Ecology 25:77-84. [PDF]


Kelly, B.B., J.B. Cary, A.D. Smith, K.C. Pregler, S. Kim, and Y. Kanno. 2017. Detection efficiency of a portable PIT antenna for two small-bodied fishes in a Piedmont stream. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 37:1362-1369. [PDF]

Cary, J.B., J.L. Holbrook, M.E. Reed, T.B. Austin, M.S. Steffensen, S. Kim, K.C. Pregler, and Y. Kanno. 2017. Survival of upper Piedmont stream fishes implanted with an 8-mm passive integrated transponder tag. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 146:1223-1232. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., M.A. Kulp, S.E. Moore, and G.D. Grossman. 2017. Native brook trout and invasive rainbow trout respond differently to seasonal weather variation: spawning timing matters. Freshwater Biology 62:868-879. [PDF]

Nathan, L.R., Y. Kanno, and J.C. Vokoun. 2017. Population demographics influence genetic responses to fragmentation: a demogenetic assessment of the ‘one migrant per generation’ rule of thumb. Biological Conservation 210:261-272. [PDF]


Kanno, Y., M.A. Kulp, and S.E. Moore. 2016. Recovery of native brook trout populations following the eradication of nonnative rainbow trout in southern Appalachian Mountains streams. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36:1325-1335. [PDF]

Barrett, K., C. Guyer, S.T. Samoray, and Y. Kanno. 2016. Stream and riparian habitat use by anurans along a forested gradient in western Georgia, USA. Copeia 104:570-576. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., K.C. Pregler, N.P. Hitt, B.H. Letcher, D.J. Hocking, and J.E.B. Wofford. 2016. Seasonal temperature and precipitation regulate brook trout young-of-the-year abundance and population dynamics. Freshwater Biology 61:88-99. [PDF]

O’Bryan, C.J., J.A. Homyack, R.F. Baldwin, Y. Kanno, and A.L. Harrison. 2016. Novel habitat use supports population maintenance in a reconfigured landscape. Ecosphere 7(3):e01228 [PDF]


Kanno, Y., B.H. Letcher, N.P. Hitt, D.A. Boughton, J.E.B. Wofford, and E.F. Zipkin. 2015. Seasonal weather patterns drive population vital rates and persistence in a stream fish. Global Change Biology 21:1856-1870. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., B.H. Letcher, A.L. Rosner, K.P. O’Neil, and K.H. Nislow. 2015. Environmental factors affecting brook trout occurrence in headwater stream segments. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 144:373-382. [PDF]


Kanno, Y., B.H. Letcher, J.C. Vokoun, and E.F. Zipkin. 2014. Spatial variability in adult brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) survival within two intensively surveyed headwater stream networks. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 71:1010-1019. [PDF]

Zipkin, E.F., J.T. Thorson, K. See, H.J. Lynch, E.H.C. Grant, Y. Kanno, R.B. Chandler, B.H. Letcher, and J.A. Royle. 2014. Modeling structured population dynamics using data from unmarked individuals. Ecology 95:22-29. [PDF]

Beauchene, M., M. Becker, C.J. Bellucci, N. Hagstrom, and Y. Kanno. 2014. Defining summer thermal thresholds of fish community transitions in Connecticut streams. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 34:119-131. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., B.H. Letcher, J.A. Coombs, K.H. Nislow, and A.R. Whiteley. 2014. Linking movement and reproductive history of brook trout to assess habitat connectivity in a heterogeneous stream network. Freshwater Biology 59:142-154. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, and B.H. Letcher. 2014. Paired stream-air temperature measurements reveal fine-scale thermal heterogeneity within headwater brook trout stream networks. River Research and Applications 30:745-755. [PDF]


DiStefano, R.J., T.R. Black, S.S. Herleth-King, Y. Kanno, and H.T. Mattingly. 2013. Life histories of two populations of the imperiled crayfish Orconectes(Procericambaruswilliamsi (Decapoda: Cambaridae) in southwestern Missouri, USA. Journal of Crustacean Biology 33: 15-24. [PDF]


Kanno, Y., W.T. Russ, C.J. Sutherland, and S.B. Cook. 2012. Prioritizing aquatic conservation areas using spatial patterns and partitioning of fish community diversity in a near-natural temperate basin. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 22: 799-812. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, K.E. Holsinger, and B.H. Letcher. 2012. Estimating size-specific brook trout abundance in continuously sampled headwater streams using Bayesian mixed models with zero inflation and overdispersion. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 21: 404-419. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., C.U. Schmidt, S.B. Cook, and H.T. Mattingly. 2012. Variation in microhabitat use of the threatened spotfin chub (Erimonax monachus) among stream sites and seasons. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 21: 363-374. [PDF]


Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, and B.H. Letcher. 2011. Fine-scale population structure and riverscape genetics of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) distributed continuously along headwater channel networks. Molecular Ecology 20: 3711-3729. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, and B.H. Letcher. 2011. Sibship reconstruction for inferring mating systems, dispersal and effective population size in headwater brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) populations. Conservation Genetics 12: 619-628. [PDF]

​2010 and earlier

Kanno, Y., and J.C. Vokoun. 2010. Evaluating effects of water withdrawals and impoundments on fish assemblages in southern New England streams, USA. Fisheries Management and Ecology 17: 272-283. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, and M. Beauchene. 2010. Development of dual fish multi-metric indices of biological condition for streams with characteristic thermal gradients and low species richness. Ecological Indicators 10: 565-571. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., J.C. Vokoun, D.D. Dauwalter, R.M. Hughes, A.T. Herlihy, T.R. Maret, and T.M. Patton. 2009. Influence of rare species on electrofishing distance when estimating species richness of stream and river reaches. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 138: 1240-1251. [PDF]

Kanno, Y., and J.C. Vokoun. 2008. Biogeography of stream fishes in Connecticut: defining faunal regions and assemblage types. Northeastern Naturalist15: 557-576. [PDF]

Bourret, S.J., R.W. Tingley, III, Y. Kanno, and J.C. Vokoun. 2008. Maximum daily consumption and specific daily metabolic demand of juvenile flathead catfish. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 23: 413-419.

Kanno, Y., and J. MacMillan. 2004. Developing an index of sustainable coldwater streams using fish community attributes in River Philip, Nova Scotia. Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science 42: 319-338.

Kanno, Y., and K. Beazley. 2004. Freshwater fish considerations for aquatic conservation systems planning in Nova Scotia. Proceedings of the Nova Scotian Institute of Science 42: 375-391.