Illinois Natural History Survey - University of Illinois

Jerrod Parker
Title: Large River Ecologist
Mailing address:
1910 Griffith Dr
NRSA 652
Champaign, IL 61820
Office address:
Address mailcode: 652
Office room: Room 131
Phone: (217) 300-0997

  • Lotic ecology
  • Fish biodiversity and assemblage structure
  • Water quality
  • Large rivers
  • Macrophytes
  • Floodplain lakes
Message to students:
Professional affiliations:
  • Society for Freshwater Science
  • American Fisheries Society
  • North American Lake Management Society
Selected publications:

Parker, J., J. Epifanio, A. Casper, and Y. Cao. "The Effects of Improved Water Quality on Fish Assemblages in a Heavily Modified Large River System." River Research and Applications (2015). DOI: 10.1002/rra.2917

Mark W. Fritts, Jason A. DeBoer, Benjamin J. Lubinski, Jerrod Parker, Cassi Moody-Carpenter, Neil Rude, Greg Whitledge, Robert Columbo , Stephanie Liss, Edward F. Culver, John E. Epifanio, John H. Chick, Yong Cao, and Andrew F. Casper, The Long-term Illinois, Mississippi, Ohio, and Wabash Rivers Fish Population Monitoring Program 2013, INHS Technical Report.

Parker, Jerrod; Streams, Lakes, and Rivers; a Survey of the Lower Wisconsin State Riverway Floodplain Lakes. (2011) Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Management Report.

INHS Publink:
Program affiliates:
Professional society involvement and activities:

MS, Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois (2014)

BS, Biology, University of Wisconsin Platteville (2009)

Lab name: Lab research: Lab publications: Lab current projects:

Illinois Natural History Survey

1816 South Oak Street, MC 652
Champaign, IL 61820

Terms of use. Email the Web Administrator with questions or comments.

© 2018 University of Illinois Board of Trustees. All rights reserved.
For permissions information, contact the Illinois Natural History Survey.

Staff Intranet