M.Sc. Students - AlumniPh.D. Candidate
Research interests: Impacts of catch and release angling, migration of freshwater fish, adaptation of freshwater fish with introduction of invasive species.
Background: BSc in biology with specialization in ecology (Laurentian University)
Undergrad thesis : Maternal influences on Lake Whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis) embryonic fitness in an exploited Lake Huron stock
Lab Publications (8)
Forgues, N., L. LaRochelle, D. Burton, and S.J. Cooke. In Press. Effect of wind speed and light intensity on reflex impairment of angled Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus dolomieu). Fisheries Management and Ecology. 00:000-000
Piczak, M.L., J.L. Brooks, B. Bard, C. Bihun, A. Howarth, A.L. Jeanson, L. LaRochelle, J.R. Bennett, N.W.R. Lapointe, N.E. Mandrak and S.J. Cooke. In Press. Revisiting the challenge: Perspectives on Canada’s freshwater fisheries policies three decades after the Pearse Report. FACETS Journal. 00:000-000.
Cooke, S.J., L. LaRochelle, A.J. Danylchuk, S. Clark Danylchuk and L.P. Griffin. In Press. Influence of hook barbs on the “through-the-gill” hook removal method for deeply hooked Smallmouth Bass. Fisheries Research. 00:000-000.
Cooke, S.J., B.W.C. Cooke, J.T.H. Cooke, C.J.A. Cooke, L. LaRochelle, A.J. Danylchuk, S. Clark Danylchuk and R.J. Lennox. In Press. Evaluating different hook removal gear for in-water dehooking of jaw-hooked fish captured with barbed or barbless hooks. Fisheries Research. 00:000-000.
LaRochelle, L., A. Trahan, J.W. Brownscombe, A.J. Danylchuk and S.J. Cooke. In Press. A comparison of different tournament weigh-in formats on the short-term post-release behaviour of Black bass assessed with biologgers. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 00:000-000.