|• Today chinook salmon are the main consumer
feeding mainly on exotic forage (alewife and smelt).
|• Lake trout are still a large factor due to
stocking but their consumption rate is much lower than chinook and they have
a more varied diet.
|• Burbot have increased, while walleye have
|• Brown and rainbow trout play a smaller role as
Alewife are the main prey with smelt second. But their abundance can fluctuate significantly.
|• Lake herring & sculpins as prey are down
significantly, bloater has increased slightly in recent years.