Presentations 

Cunjak, RA. Invited Speaker, Department of Biology, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, March 26, 2009.

Emerson, P., M. Gallant, C. Connell, K. Haralampides, R.A. Cunjak.  2008 Have rock, won’t travel: A study to enhance juvenile Atlantic salmon production.  Oral presentation, Annual Meeting, Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research, Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, Halifax, Nova Scotia, January 5, 2008.

Imre, I., J.W.A. Grant and R.A. Cunjak. 2008. Density-dependent growth in juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) in Catamaran Brook, New Brunswick. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, 4-5 March 2008.

Imre, I., J.W.A. Grant and R. A. Cunjak. Density-dependent growth of young-of-the-year Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) revisited. Oral presentation, Annual meeting, American Fisheries Society, 17-21 August 2008, Ottawa, Ontario.

Cunjak, RA. Invited Speaker, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, September 15, 2008.

Breau, C., RA Cunjak and SJ Peake. 2007. Behaviour at high temperatures: does physiology explain movement of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) to cool water? Contributed paper, Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research, Montreal, QC, January 4-6, 2007.

Imre, I, JWA Grant, A. Hendry and RA Cunjak. 2007. Density-dependent population regulation in juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) in Catamaran Brook, New Brunswick. Contributed paper, Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research, Montreal, QC, January 4-6, 2007.

Cunjak, RA, S. Bunn, S Balcombe and A Cook. 2007. Changes in lipid content and foraging ecology of fishes in an Australian dryland river. Contributed paper, Canadian Conference for Fisheries research, Montreal, QC, January 4-6, 2007.

>Weir, LK, C Breau, JA Hutchings and RA Cunjak.  2007. Variance in male reproductive success and correlates of multiple paternity in a naturally spawning Atlantic salmon population. Contributed paper, Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research, Montreal, QC, January 4-6, 2007.

Cunjak, R.A. 2007. Can stable isotopes help us better understand freshwater ecology? Invited seminar, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS., March 01, 2007.

Cunjak, RA. 2007. Keynote Speaker , 2nd Nordic Workshop for PhD students on Salmo salar and S. trutta (NoWPaS), Jyväskylä, FINLAND, March 23-25, 2007

Cunjak, RA. 2007. Invited Speaker, Department of Biology, University of Jyväskylä, FINLAND, March 21-23, 2007 (2 seminars).

Cunjak, RA. 2007. Salmon in Maritime Rivers: seasonal bottlenecks and habitat limitations. Invited seminar, Department of Biology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, April 05, 2007.

Jardine, TD, KA Kidd and RA Cunjak. 2007. Mercury bioaccumulation in streams: the role of food web length, carbon sources, and proximity to emission sources. 55th Annual Meeting, North American Benthologiocal Society, Columbia, South Carolina, USA, June 3-7, 2007.

Jardine, T., K. Kidd, and R. Cunjak. 2007. Are coal-fired power plants affecting mercury concentrations in organisms in nearby streams? Aquatic ToxicityWorkshop, 1-3 October 2007, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Emerson, P., M. Gallant, C. Connell, K. Haralampides, R. A. Cunjak.  2007 Have rock, won’t travel: A study to enhance juvenile Atlantic salmon production.  Oral presentation, Annual Meeting, Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Mystic Marriott, Mystic, Connecticut, USA, April 24, 2007.

McWilliam-Hughes, S., and RA Cunjak. 2006. The importance of autochthonous and allochthonous carbon.  What's driving the food web? Poster presentation at the Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research, Calgary, AB, Canada, 5-7 January 2006.

Moles, M.D., T.A. Johnston, B.W. Robinson, W.C. Leggett, R.A. Cunjak, W. Lysack, M.D. Wiegand, and C.C. Wilson.  2006.  Ecological divergence of normal and dwarf morphotypes of walleye (Sander vitreus) in Lake Winnipeg.  Oral presentation at Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research, Calgary, AB, Canada, 5-7 January 2006.

Mathews M., Cunjak R., and G. Chaput. 2006. Growth rate and population characteristics of Clearwater Brook Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) spring smolts and autumn parr. Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research 2006. Calgary, Alberta, January 5-7, 2006. (Oral)

Cunjak, R.A. 2006. Atlantic salmon in Winter: Behaviour, Survival and Habitat Characteristics. Invited presentation, Salmon Habitat and River Enhancemt (SHARE) Workshop, Bangor, ME, January 11, 2006.

Emerson, P., M. Gallant, K. Haralampides and R.A. Cunjak. 2006. An update on the Little Main Restigouche substrate enhancement collaborative research project. Invited oral presentation, Restigouche River Science Committee meeting, Campbellton, New Brunswick, January 26, 2006.

Jardine, T.D., Arp, P.A., and Cunjak, R.A. 2006. What can water striders tell us about
mercury and organic matter pathways in aquatic systems? Collaborative Mercury Research Network 6th Annual Assembly, February 6-10, Montreal, PQ.

Breau C., and R.A. Cunjak. 2006. High water temperatures: movements and physiology of juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Oral presentation at the Miramichi River Environmental Assessment Committee (MREAC) Science workshop. March 14-15, 2006, Miramichi, New Brunswick.  

Jardine, T.D., Arp, P.A., Kidd, K.A., and Cunjak, R.A. 2006. Mercury, water striders, and the Miramichi.  Miramichi River Environmental Assessment Committee 7th Science Day, March 14-15, Miramichi, NB.

Jardine, T.D, Cunjak, R.A., Roussel, J.-M., Doucett, R.R., and Linnansaari, T. 2006.Salmon habitat use patterns and food webs in Catamaran Brook.  Miramichi River Environmental Assessment Committee 7th Science Day, March 14-15, Miramichi, NB.

Breau C., and R.A. Cunjak. 2006. High water temperatures: movements and physiology of juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Oral presentation at the Atlantic Canada Coastal and Estuarine Science Society (ACCESS).  May 16-18, 2006. Fredericton, New Brunswick.

Jardine, T.D., Kidd, K.A., Arp, P.A., and Cunjak, R.A. 2006. Mercury in streams and rivers: lessons from sentinel species and stable isotopes. Canadian Rivers Institute
Day, May 18, Fredericton, NB.

Linnansaari, T. and R.A. Cunjak. 2006. Movements and behaviour by juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in relation to ice conditions in small rivers in Canada and Norway. Oral presentation at Canadian Rivers Institute Day,18 May, 2006, Fredericton, NB, Canada.

McWilliam-Hughes, S., and RA Cunjak. 2006. The importance of aquatic and terrestrial carbon.  What's driving the food web? Poster presentation at the Atlantic Conference for the Coastal and Estuarine Science Society, Fredericton, NB, Canada, 16-18 May 2006.

Breau C., S.J. Peake, and R.A. Cunjak. 2006. Behaviour at high water temperatures: can physiology explain movement of juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) to cool water? Oral presentation at the International Fish Congress. July 16-22, 2006. St-John’s, Newfoundland.

Cunjak RA, Jardine TD., Mitchell S., McWilliam-Hughes S. and Roussel J-M. 2006. Marine nutrient inputs and uptake in food webs of Atlantic coast rivers: bottleneck to freshwater productivity? Poster presentation, The 5th International Conference on Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies, Belfast, Northern Ireland, August 13-18, 2006.

Cunjak, R.A. 2006. The science of rivers; life in the fast lane. Department of Biology, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, BOSNIA, October 19, 2006.

Cunjak, R.A. 2006. Use of stable isotopes in aquatic ecology and conservation biology, Croatian Ecological Society, Zagreb, CROATIA, October 26, 2006.

Weir, LK, Breau, C, Hutchings, JA and Cunjak, RA. 2006. Spatial variability of multiple paternity in a naturally spawning population of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar. Oral presentation, Fisheries Society of the British Isles, Aberdeen, Scotland, July 10-14, 2006.

Cunjak, R.A. Winter ecology of Atlantic salmon: an ice relationship. Invited seminar, Dept of Biology, University of Maine, Orono, ME, April 11, 2005.

Cunjak, R.A. Stream fishes in winter: an ice place to be. Invited seminar, Dept of Biology, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA, May 13, 2005.

Cunjak, R.A. Ecophysiology of fishes in Australian dryland rivers. Invited seminar, Department of Biology, UNB, Fredericton, NB., April 22, 2005.

Cunjak, R.A. Ecology of fish and streams – thoughts on Australia and Canada. Invited seminar, Centre for Riverine Landscapes, Griffith University, Brisbane, AUSTRALIA, June 04, 2004.

Cunjak, R.A. The science of rivers: life in the fast lane. Invited public lecture, National Science and Technology Week, Wu Centre, Fredericton, NB., October 15, 2004.

Cunjak, R.A. 2003. Studying fish ecology in Atlantic rivers. Invited seminar, Dept of Biology, Université du Québec à Trois Rivières, QC, Feb. 20, 2003.