Bluegill Lepomis macrochirus
This species was found at 342 bioassessment sites, 30 rapid fish bioassessment sites, 90 fisheries assessment sites, and 6 fisheries presence-only assessment sites. In total, it was collected at 450 distinct sites, or 36.8% of the 1222 total sites monitored by the bioassessment program. It is the 12th most commonly collected species.
The Bluegill was collected in 593 bioassessment sampling sessions and 220 fisheries assessment sessions. It was present in 30 rapid bioassessment sessions and 6 presence-only sessions.
The biological assessment program has collected a total of 12,209 individual Bluegill specimens, ranking it the #23 most collected fish.