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Extension: Farm Pond and Fisheries Management

Students on a boat with captured sturgeon fish, from which they will collect data.

Managing fish and their habitats may not be as simple as many people think. It is important to monitor these systems closely and correctly to ensure a healthy fish population—and ultimately—your marketable product.

This page contains a growing list of information and research on how to manage raising fish, their nutritional needs, controlling algal blooms, and more.

UT Extension Farm Pond and Fisheries Management Contacts

Creig Kimbro (Grundy County)
931-592-3971
ckimbro@tennessee.edu

Justin Hargrove (Benton County)
731-584-4601
jusdharg@tennessee.edu

Mannie Bedwell (Hamblen County)
423-586-6111
ebedwell@tennessee.edu