Publications

2000 - present

Deslauriers, D. and J.D. Kieffer (2012). Swimming performance and behaviour of young-of-the year shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum) under fixed and increased velocity tests. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 90:  345-351. DOI: 10.1139/z2012-004

Deslauriers, D. and J.D. Kieffer (2012). The effects of temperature on swimming performance of juvenile shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum). J. Applied Ichthyology 28: 176–181. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0426.2012.01932.x

Kieffer, J., R. Kassie and S.Taylor (2011). The effects of low speed swimming following exhaustive exercise on metabolic recovery and swimming performance in brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis). Physiol. Bioch. Zool. [Read more] 

Deslauriers, D. and J.D. Kieffer (2011) The influence of flume length and group size on swimming performance in shortnose sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum LeSueur). J. Fish Biol. 

Kieffer, J.D., D.W. Baker, A.M. Wood and C.N. Papadopoulos (2011) The effects of temperature on the physiological response to low oxygen in Atlantic sturgeon. Fish Physiol. Biochem. DOI 10.1007/s10695-011-9479-y (NSERC)

C.A Blanar, D.L. MacLatchy, J.D. Kieffer and K.R. Munkittrick. (2010). Exposure to a mixture of zinc and copper decreases survival and fecundity of Discocotyle sagittata (Leuckart) parasitizing Juvenile Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol (84:692–697

Kieffer, J.D. (2010) Perspective - Exercise in Fish: 50+ years and going strong. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 156 (2010) 163–168.

Kieffer, J.D. and A.M. Wakefield (2009). Oxygen consumption, ammonia excretion, and protein use in response to thermal changes in juvenile Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).  J. Fish Biology  74: 591-603

Kieffer, J.D., L. Arsenault and M.K. Litvak. (2009). Behaviour and Physiology Of Juvenile Shortnose Sturgeon (Acipenser Brevirostrum) at Different Water Velocities. J. Fish Biology 74: 574-682

Kieffer, J.D. and S. Cooke. (2009) Organismal performance, tolerances, and physiological constraints IN: Ecological Diversity of Centrarchid Fishes: Basic and Applied Perspectives. Steven J. Cooke and David P. Philipp (co-editors)

D.W. Baker , S.J. Peake  and J.D. Kieffer (2008). The effect of gill-net capture and air exposure on hematological variables in 2 wild Lake sturgeon, Acipenser fluvescens. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 28: 296- 300

Martell, D.J. and J.D. Kieffer  (2007). Persistent effects of incubation temperature on muscle development in larval haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus L.).  The Journal of Experimental Biology. 210: 1170-1182.

Suski, C.D., J.D. Kieffer, S. S. Killen and B.L. Tufts. (2007). Sub-lethal ammonia toxicity in largemouth bass. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A: Molecular &  Integrative Physiology.  146:381-389.

Martell, D.J., J.D. Kieffer and E.A. Trippel. (2006)  Effects of embryonic environment on haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) developmental trajectories through exogenous feeding.  Marine Biology 149(2):177-187.

Suski, C.D., Killen, S.S., Kieffer, J.D. and B.L. Tufts (2006).  The influence of environmental temperature and oxygen concentration on the recovery of largemouth bass from exercise: implications for live-release angling tournaments.  Journal of Fish Biology. 68: 120-136.

M.M. Beyea, T.J. Benfey and J.D. Kieffer (2005). Hematology and Stress Physiology of Juvenile Diploid and Triploid Shortnose Sturgeon (Acipenser brevirostrum Fish Physiology and Biochemistry 31: 303-313.

Baker, D.W., A.M. Wood and J.D. Kieffer. (2005) Juvenile Atlantic and shortnose sturgeons (Family: Acipenseridae) have different hematological responses to acute environmental hypoxia.  Physiological and Biochemical Zoology  78(6):916-925.

K. Clarkson, Kieffer, J.D. and S. Currie (2005).  Exhaustive exercise and the cellular stress response in rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss.  Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, Part A 140 : 225– 232.

Baker, D., Wood, A.M., Litvak, M. and Kieffer, J.D. (2005) Haematology of juvenile Acipenser oxyrinchus and Acipenser brevirostrum at rest and following forced activity. Journal of Fish Biology 66, 208–221

Dube, M.G., MacLatchy,D.L., Kieffer, J.D., N.E. Glozier, J.M. Culp and K.J. Cash (2005).  Effects of metal mining effluent on Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) and slimy sculpin (Cottus cognatus): using artificial streams to assess existing effects and predict future consequences.  Science of the Total Environment 343: 135–154.

Martell, D.J., J.D. Kieffer, and E.A. Trippel. (2005)  Effects of temperature during early life history on embryonic and larval development and growth in haddock. Journal of Fish Biology 66: 1558-1575.

Wakefield, A.M., Cunjak, R.A. and Kieffer, J.D. (2004) Metabolic recovery in Atlantic salmon fry and parr following forced activity. Journal of Fish Biology 65: 920-932.

Suski, C.D.  Killen, S., Cooke, S.J., Kieffer, J.D., Philipp, D. and B.L. Tufts. (2004) Physiological Significance of the Weigh-In During Live-Release Angling Tournaments for Largemouth Bass. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 133:1291–1303.

Galloway, B. and J.D. Kieffer (2003). The Effects of an Acute Temperature Change on the Metabolic Recovery from Exhaustive Exercise in Juvenile Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar). Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 76: 652-662.

Hyndman, C.A., J.D. Kieffer, and T.J. Benfey. (2003) Physiology and Survival of Triploid Brook Trout Following Exhaustive Exercise in Warm Water.  Aquaculture 221: 629-643.

Hyndman, C.A., Kieffer, J.D. and T.J. Benfey (2003). The Physiological Response of Diploid and Triploid Brook Trout to Exhaustive Exercise. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 134: 165-177.

Kieffer, J.D., A.M. Rossiter, C.A. Kieffer, K. Davidson and B.L. Tufts (2002). Physiology and survival of Atlantic salmon following exhaustive exercise in hard and soft water: Implications for the catch-and-release sport-fishery. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. 22: 132-144.

Kieffer, J.D. Wakefield, A.M. and M.K. Litvak (2001). Juvenile Sturgeons Exhibit Reduced Physiological Responses to Exercise. Journal of Experimental Biology. 204: 4281-4289.

Kieffer, J.D. Limits to exhaustive exercise in fish (2000). Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 126 (2): 161-179.