Secondary Sources

1.“The Charter Fishing Industry in the Great Lakes”

This article, by Chad P. Dawson , Frank R. Lichtkoppler & Charles Pistis, looks at the charter fishing industry of the states bordering the Great Lakes.  It analysis the effect that stocking the great lakes with non-indigenous salmon species had on the industry and the economic factors that effected the industry as well as how the industry effected the economy.

2.“Transforming Lake Michigan into the ‘World’s Greatest Fishing Hole’: The Environmental Politics of Michigan’s Great Lakes Sport Fishing, 1965-1985”

This article, by Kristin M. Szylvian, looks at the evolution of the Great Lakes fishing industry.  It covers the implanting of non-native species, the problem with invasive species, and the regulations and policies surrounding sports fishing.