NCTC Video B-Roll


Underwater (Shotlogs)

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Videographers: Brett Billings, Ryan Hagerty, and Doug Canfield, USFWS/NCTC.

Click here to download video!Alligator Gar (00:12:44)

Date shot:  August 2018
​​​​​​​Date produced:  8/21/2018

Location:   USFWS Baton Rouge Fish and Wildlife Conservation office

St. Catharine’s Creek NWR, Mississippi

Description:  FWS researchers working with Alligator gar  (Atractosteus spatula)

  1. MS workers in green jonboat motoring in backwater – lots of duckweed
  2. WS  workers setting out nets in backwater
  3. MS FWS workers letting net out
  4. MCU/CU Biologist with acoustic receiver – hangs it over side of boat to read signals of fish nearby, CU computer on-board
  5. WS workers running net
  6. MCU throwing net into water
  7. MCU 4 workers leaning over side of boat untangling gar from net
  8. CU fish thrashes
  9. WS workers in boat with second gar floating nearby – several shots
  10. MCU workers untangle smaller gar
  11. MCU workers untangle two gar
  12. MS moving towards researchers untangling large gar over side of boat – several shots
  13. MS female biologist lifts gar out of water
  14. WS workers in boat with second gar floating nearby – several shots
  15. MS workers standing in boat untangling large gar
  16. MS putting gar in sling to weigh it and lifts it on-board
  17. WS workers bringing in net with two gar
  18. MCU – workers untangle big gar
  19. MCU – going by boat – untangling gar
  20. WS – untangling and releasing gar from boat – several shots
  21. CU – workers untangling big green gar close to camera – two shots
  22. WS – workers bring in large gar while standing in boat, second gar floats near boat
  23. CU / OTS – female biologist pulls up huge gar head with net in teeth
  24. MS team leaning over edge of boat close to water, releasing large gar out of water
  25. MS team driving gar in sling to bank for weighing
  26. MCU female biologist and guy in blue shirt release large gar
  27. UNDERWATER – CU of gar head and mouth
  28. UNDERWATER – PAN body of fish, several shots
  29. UNDERWATER – Tilt up from fish to female biologist just above water’s surface – several shots
  30. MCU female biologist and guy in blue shirt release second big gar

(Shorthand:WS = wide shot, MS = medium shot, CU = close-up shot, MCU = medium close-up shot)

Click here to download video!American Paddlefish (00:10:05)

    1. Information Screen
    2. WS several paddlefish swimming, pallid sturgeon
    3. MS paddlefish swims
    4. MS several paddlefish swim past camera
    5. MS paddlefish swim past camera
    6. MS paddlefish swims to, past camera, tilt down to shovelnose sturgeon
    7. WS / MS paddlefish swimming
    8. MS paddlefish swimming
    9. WS paddlefish swimming
    10. WS / MS paddlefish swimming
    11. CU paddlefish swimming
    12. MS paddlefish swimming
    13. WS / tracking shot, juvenile paddlefish swimming
    14. WS juvenile paddlefish, adult paddlefish
    15. MS juvenile paddlefish, adult paddlefish
    16. Tracking shot, juvenile paddlefish swimming
    17. WS juvenile and paddlefish swimming
    18. WS juvenile paddlefish swimming
    19. WS juvenile paddlefish swimming
    20. WS adult paddlefish swimming
    21. WS smallmouth bass, tilt up to MS adult paddlefish
    22. WS juvenile and paddlefish swimming
    23. WS juvenile and paddlefish swimming
    24. WS / MS two adult paddlefish swimming

Click here to download video!American Paddlefish 2 (00:09:36)

Date shot:  September 2016
Date produced:  3/19/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Gavins Point National Fish Hatchery, SD

Description:  Underwater shots of Paddlefish (Polyodon spathula)

  1. Various shots of juvenile paddlefish feeding and swimming in aquarium
  2. Adult paddlefish in Clearwater habitat swimming
  3. Adult paddlefish swimming in green weedy water

Click here to download video!Asian Carp Arkansas (00:06:36)

Date shot:  August 2017
Date produced:  5/22/2018

Location:   KEO Fish Farm, Little Rock, Arkansas

Description:  Underwater footage of several species of invasive Asian carp

  1. Black carp (mylopharyngodon piceus)
  2. Bighead Carp  (Hypopthalmichthys nobilis)
  3. Grass Carp  (Ctenopharyngodon idella)  and Black Carp
  4. Bighead Carp and Black Carp

Click here to download video!Brook Trout (00:09:25)

Date: August 13, 2014
Location: West Virginia
Description: Video of Brook Trout underwater, plus shots of video team doing videography. Some shots of surrounding habitats.

  1. Medium shot – brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) stream in fall forest
  2. Tilt-down of brook trout stream in fall forest
  3. Close-up of brook trout stream in fall forest
  4. Medium shot of Videographer in wetsuit by brook trout stream in fall forest
  5. Medium shot of Videographer and assistant shooting video in brook trout stream in fall forest
  6. Wide-shot tilt-down of brook trout stream in fall forest
  7. Wide-shot of videographer in wetsuit carrying camera to brook trout stream in fall forest
  8. Close-up of videographer getting in brook trout stream in fall forest
  9. Underwater shots of brook trout
  10. One large and several small brook trout
  11. Close-up one large brook trout - female
  12. Close-up one large brook trout – male
  13. Close-up of male and female brook trout
  14. Follow footage of large male brook trout swimming
  15. Wide-shots of several trout in pool
  16. Medium shot of trout in pool
  17. Medium shot of trout in pool swimming over grassy rocks
  18. Medium shots of trout in pool, fall leaves on bottom
  19. Wide shots of trout in pool
  20. Wide shots of trout in pool – over a dozen fish
  21. Wide shot of juvenile brook trout swimming over rocks
  22. Medium shot of single trout in pool
  23. Medium shot of two trout hiding under log
  24. Medium shot of one trout hiding under log
  25. Medium shot of rosyside dace (Clinostomus funduloides) under log
  26. Medium shot of rosyside dace (Clinostomus funduloides) under log, juvenile trout swims in to join them
  27. Medium shot of blacknose dace (Rhinichthys atratulus) school feeding on rocks
  28. Diver's view of entering pool with brook trout swimming away
  29. Close-up large brook trout under cut bank – silty water
  30. Brook and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) schooling in fall pool over dead leaves
  31. Brook and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) holding still in fall pool over dead leaves
  32. END

Click here to download video!Gila Trout (00:04:17)

Date shot:  November 2016
Date produced:  4/26/2018

Location:   Mineral Creek, Gila National Forest and Mora National Fish Hatchery, NM

Description:  Underwater shots of endangered Gila Trout (Oncorhynchus gilae)

  1. Various shots of Gila trout just stocked into Mineral Creek.
  2. Gila trout being poured into holding tank on hatchery truck
  3. Gila trout swimming in holding tank
  4. Gila trout in large raceways at Mora NFH, NM

Click here to download video!Golden Trout (00:07:49)

Date: March 2016

  1. This footage consists of scenic shots of Inyo National Forest, California, and underwater footage of Golden Trout (Oncorhynchus aguabonita) from a small stream in the forest.
  2. END

Click here to download video!Gulf Sturgeon (00:09:29)

Date shot:  August 2018
Date produced:  8/10/2018

Location:   USFWS Panama City Field office, Choctawhatchee River and Yellow River, Florida

Description:  FWS researchers working with endangered Gulf Sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrhynchus desotoi)  and underwater video of Gulf Sturgeon

  1. MS workers in boat going down muddy river
  2. `MCU female boat operator
  3. MS FWS workers letting net out
  4. MS/OTS floats going under at end of net
  5. MCU FWS worker scans tail of sturgeon with PIT tag reader
  6. CU Underbelly of sturgeon, CU mouth
  7. WS (from second boat) releasing sturgeon back into water
  8. MCU bringing sturgeon on-board boat
  9. UNDERWATER FOOTAGE STARTS HERE – Underwater view of sturgeon being released
  10. CU fish nosing at sandy bottom – swims towards camera
  11. MCU full body view of sturgeon – several shots
  12. CU sturgeon’s head
  13. MS Sturgeon swims away into darkness
  14. WS top view as sturgeon swims on bottom – several shots
  15. WS Sturgeon at edge of dark vegetation
  16. MS Swimming alongside fish – several shots
  17. CU low-angle next to sturgeon on sandy bottom, sturgeon noses camera – several shots
  18. MS sturgeon with diver
  19. WS Boat with sturgeon in livewell – FWS measures fish
  20. MS Diver releases fish

(Shorthand:WS = wide shot, MS = medium shot, CU = close-up shot, MCU = medium close-up shot)

Click here to download video!Kokanee Salmon Underwater 1 (00:08:01)

Date shot:   9/20/11
Date produced:  July 12, 2018

Location:   New Fork Lake, Wyoming

Description:  Wyoming fisheries crew catches and spawns kokanee (landlocked sockeye) salmon on small stream.

  1. School of kokanee salmon in breeding colors in wire holding pen. 
  2. Various shots of kokanee salmon in natural habitat.  WS in green water.
  3. MS fish swim over silty bottom of lake.
  4. CU fish under tree roots
  5. MS fish swim over rocky bottom.

Click here to download video!Kokanee Salmon Underwater 2 (00:08:00)

Date shot:   9/20/11
Date produced:  July 12, 2018

​​​​​​​Location:   New Fork Lake, Wyoming

Description:  Underwater footage of kokanee (landlocked sockeye) salmon on small stream and lake

  1. Clear underwater shots of kokanee salmon in breeding colors
  2. Schools of kokanee salmon in open water
  3. CU kokanee salmon under tree roots
  4. Silty open water shots
  5. CU pair of kokanee under tree roots
  6. View from behind school of kokanee salmon

Click here to download video!Manatees (00:10:04)

Date: 09/09/2013
Location: USA National Wildlife Refuges
Description: West Indian Manatee (Trichechus manatus) Footage from the USFWS refuge system

  1. MS underwater – manatee swimming, blue green water, white brown water bottom, manatee swims slowly right to left and out of view
  2. CS manatee burrowing at sandy water bed, white sand, blue/green water
  3. MS manatee suspended just off sand, surrounded by yellow fish, white and brown sand, blue/green water
  4. WS blue/green water, manatee, many yellow fish schooled around manatee
  5. WS blue water, manatee swims away from camera, diver, manatee tail moves up and down, tree branches
  6. MS manatee in dark water, diver moves in close to take picture face to face with manatee, manatee stays nearly motionless
  7. MS blue/green water, camera pans up to show blue sky and trees as seen from underwater, water ripples
  8. CS manatee in greenish blue water, swimming toward and then past camera, scaly/mossy skin
  9. MS manatee in shallow bluish water swims left to right in front of camera, another manatee behind the first goes in opposite direction and camera follows, vegetation floating in water
  10. MS manatee in blue/green water facing camera, swims directly at camera, rope and buoy/marker floating on water above, manatee swims past camera, light reflects on manatees back
  11. MS manatee in blue/green water swimming away from camera, rocky ledge
  12. MS manatee in turquoise water, light reflects on manatee back, rotates to show algae covered skin
  13. CS manatee face profile in turquoise/green water, manatee moves to right, shows entire side, rolls slightly
  14. MS manatee in blue/green water, light reflections, algae covered skin, profile, rotates to face to face
  15. MS manatee in blue/green water – belly- up at water surface, reflection of manatee visible, manatee rotates right side up
  16. WS two divers and two manatees near surface of greenish/blue water, manatee faces camera, after diver pets manatee
  17. MS rocks on either side of shot, manatees above brown moss covered rocks, blue/green water, 3 manatees swimming slowly
  18. MS manatee facing toward camera in greenish/blue water, second manatee swims near first
  19. CS manatee angled away from camera, blue/green water rotates to show opposite side
  20. Manatee in blue/green water, lifts nose up and out of water
  21. CS manatee to left of diver near/at water surface, blue water, diver reaches out hand and manatee turns slightly away
  22. MS manatee in blue/green shallow water, brown and green mossy vegetation cover water bed, light streams through water from above, manatee has mossy vegetation hanging from mouth visible as camera moves closer. Very close shot of profile of manatee face, whiskers on manatee nose
  23. MS manatee in blue/green water, profile
  24. MS manatee suspended in blue water, profile, manatee rolls belly-up and back around, dives slowly away from water surface
  25. CS manatee facing camera, large rocks
  26. MS manatee in light blue water under boat
  27. MS manatee full body profile, dark blue water white and brown sand, zooms in on manatee face
  28. WS manatee facing camera, dark blue water, shallow water, white and brown sand, manatee swims toward camera, camera rotates and follows alongside of manatee, manatee swims over tree branch in water and moves in front of camera, tail moves slowly up and down as manatee swims, manatee turns back toward camera
  29. MS manatee profile, log in water, white sand, zooms in on manatee face, small yellow fish
  30. MS blue water, green trees, blue sky, camera is partially under surface of water, moves down into water, manatee near surface of water, log white sand
  31. MS small yellow fish, blue water, white sand, fish move around manatees back, pans down to show manatee suspended in water, manatee moves up then back down near log in water, manatee resting above rock
  32. END

Click here to download video!San Marcos 1 (00:08:20)

Date shot:  May 2017
Date produced:  4/26/2018

Location:   San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center, Texas

Description:  Underwater footage in San Marcos River, TX

  1. Texas wild rice plants flowing in clear water
  2. USFWS divers surveying for salamanders underwater
  3. Various panfish using rice plants
  4. USFWS divers amongst Texas wild rice plants
  5. USFWS divers working over “cream-of-wheat” springs
  6. USFWS divers in yellow suits working in Spring lake, TX

Click here to download video!San Marcos 3 (00:09:35)

Date shot:  May 2017
Date produced:  4/26/2018

Location:   San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center, Texas

Description:  Underwater salamander footage (aquarium) and topside biologist footage

  1. Texas Blind Salamander – various shots, shot of a pair on rocks
  2. Barton Springs Salamander in rocks, in weeds
  3. MS Biologist at San Marcos working with native Texas wild rice in raceways
  4. MCU Biologist collecting seeds from Texas wild rice in San Marcos River
  5. CU Texas Wild rice

 

Click here to download video!Sportfish (00:10:00)

    1. Information Screen
    2. WS sauger sits on gravel riverbed
    3. MS sauger sits on gravel riverbed
    4. MS sauger sits on gravel riverbed
    5. MS sauger swims
    6. WS redhorse sits on gravel riverbed
    7. MS redhorse sits on gravel riverbed
    8. MS redhorse sits on gravel riverbed
    9. WS shortnose gar swims
    10. MS river carpsucker swims
    11. MS goldeye swims
    12. MS fish swimming: blue suckers, redhorse, smallmouth buffalo, river carpsucker
    13. MS fish swimming: river carpsucker, smallmouth buffalo, blue suckers, redhorse
    14. MS fish swimming: river carpsucker, blue sucker
    15. MS fish swimming: blue sucker, smallmouth buffalo, redhorse
    16. MS fish swimming: river carpsucker, smallmouth buffalo, blue suckers, redhorse
    17. MS fish swimming: redhorse, smallmouth buffalo, blue suckers, redhorse, river carpsucker
    18. MS fish swimming: river carpsucker, smallmouth buffalo, redhorse, blue suckers
    19. MS goldeye swims
    20. MS fish swimming: river carpsucker, blue suckers, smallmouth buffalo, redhorse
    21. MS / CU silver carp swimming
    22. MS / CU silver carp swimming
    23. MS / CU silver carp swimming
    24. MS silver carp swimming
    25. MS / CU silver carp swimming
    26. MS silver carp swimming
    27. MS / CU silver carp swimming
    28. MS silver carp swimming

Click here to download video!Sportfish 2 (00:09:45)

Date shot:  July 2016
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Gavins Point National Fish hatchery, SD

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in aqiarium

  1. Smallmouth bass  (Micropterus dolomieu)
  2. Redear sunfish (Lepomis microlophis)
  3. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)
  4. Rock Bass (Ambloplites rupestris)
  5. Black Crappie (Pomoxis nigromaculatus)
  6. Juvenile muskellunge (Esox masquinongy) – feeding on minnows
  7. Juvenile muskellunge - larger

Click here to download video!Sturgeon (00:05:04)

    1. Information Screen
    2. WS pallid sturgeon swims
    3. MS pallid sturgeon sits on gravel riverbed
    4. MS pan of pallid sturgeon on gravel riverbed
    5. MS pallid sturgeon sits on gravel riverbed
    6. MS two pallid sturgeon on gravel riverbed
    7. MS / WS pallid sturgeon swims
    8. Dolly shot (WS to CU) pallid sturgeon
    9. Dolly shot / MS pallid sturgeon, shovelnose sturgeon
    10. Dolly shot shovelnose sturgeon
    11. Dolly shot shovelnose sturgeon
    12. Dolly shot shovelnose sturgeon
    13. Dolly shot shovelnose sturgeon
    14. Tracking shot shovelnose sturgeon
    15. Dolly shot shovelnose sturgeon

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 21 (00:09:20)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/12/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Kodiak, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. Juvenile salmonids near rocky slope
  2. Dolly varden (Salvelinus malma) over rocks
  3. Sculpins and School of dolly varden on bottom
  4. Dolly varden in clean water, facing camera – GOOD SHOTS!
  5. Juvenile Rainbow (Oncorhynchus mykiss) trout feeds in front of camer

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 2 (00:10:23)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Ship Creek, Anchorage, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)   - various shots in green, cloudy water.  Good CU’s of big red adult salmon “yawning” underwater.  ECU of salmon heads.

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 7 (00:10:07)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Campbell Creek, Anchorage, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. Pair of Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)  beside logjam
  2. Dolly varden (Salvelinus malma) - various shots on clean rocks, good focus
  3. CU silt movement on bottom
  4. Big red Chinook salmon by logjam
  5. Juvenile dolly varden and juv. Chinook salmon

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 8 (00:09:46)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Campbell Creek, Anchorage, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. Dolly varden (Salvelinus malma) – and juvenile salmonids
  2. Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)  from behind
  3. School of juvenile salmonids
  4. Juvenile coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
  5. School of juvenile salmonids
  6. Several great CU’s of juvenile Chinook salmon

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 12 (00:10:27)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Ship Creek, Anchorage, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. Big, red Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)  in fast, turbulent, cloudy green water
  2. Large Dolly varden (Salvelinus malma) – in clear water, several shots
  3. School of juvenile salmonids (Chinook salmon) – on bottom swimming at camera

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 14 (00:10:00)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/12/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Mat-Su Valley creek, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. School of juvenile salmonids (Chinook salmon) (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)   – in silty water, woody structure
  2. School of juvenile salmonids near woody structure
  3. School of juvenile salmonids under log
  4. Big, red Chinook salmon in fast, turbulent water
  5. Juvenile salmonids (Chinook salmon) – between rocks
  6. MCU Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

Click here to download video!Underwater Alaska 16(00:10:17)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/12/2018

Location:   Mat-Su Valley creek, Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. School of Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) feeding in yellowish water, lots of detritus, some shots facing camera
  2. Camera drifts over stream bottom
  3. 3-spine stickleback minnows (Gasterosteus aculeatus) in weeds
  4. School of Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) feeding in front of camera – less detritus.

Click here to download video!Underwater Fanshell 1 (00:08:10)

Date shot:  Oct. 2010
Date produced:  4/26/2018

Location:   Ohio River islands NWR, WV

Description:  Underwater footage in Ohio River

  1. FWS Boat and SCUBA divers
  2. Divers jump into water
  3. Underwater footage of divers planting mussels on bottom of Ohio River
  4. CU Tagged mussels in sediment on river bottom

Click here to download video!Underwater Fish (00:10:53)

  • A. Togiak NWR, Alaska 1
    • Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
    • many salmon, mainly Sockeye (Oncorhynchus nerka), some Coho (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
    • Chum Salmon
    • King Salmon
    • Sockeye Salmon
    • Chum and Sockeye Salmon
    • Chum Salmon
    • many mixed Chum, Sockeye, and King Salmon
    • King Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)
    • injured Chum Salmon
    • large King Salmon
    • spawning pair of Coho Salmon
    • many King Salmon; one injured
    • many Sockeye Salmon
    • many Rainbow Trout
    • Coho Salmon
  • B. Togiak NWR, Alaska 2
    • many Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma malma)
    • pair of juvenile Arctic Char (salvelinus alpinus)
  • C. Potomac River
    • native mussels displaying and Brassy Minnows (Hybognathus lantinsoni)
    • native mussel displaying
    • native mussel closed
  • D. West Virginia
    • Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontiualis) and minnows and Rainbow Trout
    • Brook Trout, very still more Brooke Trout swimming
    • single Brook Trout, very still
    • Brook Trout pair
    • Brook Trout close-up
    • several Brook Trout
  • E. WVA
    • Brown Trout (Salmo trutta) under ledge
    • Brown Trout under ledge with one zipping by
  • F. NY
    • Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus dolomieui)
    • Smallmouth Bass on rocky bottom
    • several Rock Bass (Ambloplites rupestris)
  • G. Miscellaneous
    • Snubnose Darter (Etheostoma simoterum)
    • many Blackstripe Minnows (Fundulus notatus)
    • Blackstripe Minnows and Black spotted Minnows
    • Blackstripe Minnow in rocks
    • many minnows

Click here to download video!Underwater Florida 2 (00:10:05)

Date shot:  September 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Alexander Springs, FL

Description:  Underwater shots of Florida fish

  1. Various shots of schools of redbreast sunfish (Lepomis auritis)
  2. Schools of minnows near aquatic vegetation
  3. MS Largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) in vegetation
  4. WS River otters (Lontra canadensis) playing in open water
  5. CU Red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) swimming
  6. Sandy bottom of springs
  7. CU Red-eared slider swimming

Click here to download video!Underwater Florida 3 (00:10:26)

Date shot:  September 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018
Location:   Alexander Springs, FL

Description:  Underwater shots of Florida fish

  1. Various shots of redbreast sunfish (Lepomis auritis)
  2. MS largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) in weeds
  3. Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) in weeds
  4. CU redbreast sunfish in spawning colors
  5. MS bluegill in heavy cover
  6. MCU Green sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus) in heavy cover
  7. Largemouth bass and redbreast sunfish in open water
  8.  MS follow shot of largemouth bass swimming in clear water, disappears in weeds, reappears in open water, follows some more

Click here to download video!Underwater Florida 7 (00:06:26)

Date shot:  September 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Merrits Mill Pond, FL

Description:  Underwater shots of Florida fish

  1. Crayfish in woody cover
  2. Green vegetation
  3. Green Sunfish (Lepomis cyanellus) near trees
  4. WS largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) near cave
  5. WS panfish in vegetation
  6. WS water’s surface
  7. CU Tree roots underwater (Cypress)
  8. WS Ironcolor shiner (Notropis chalybaeus)
  9. WS vegetation
  10. Largemouth bass in weeds
  11. Ironcolor shiner in weeds
  12. Juvenile panfish in weeds
  13. Big largemouth bass in weeds

Click here to download video!Underwater Florida 8 (00:10:18)

Date shot:  September 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Wacissa River, FL

Description:  Underwater shots of Florida fish

  1. Elodea vegetation underwater with largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides)
  2. Minnows in vegetation
  3. School of striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) in vegetation
  4. Red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans) in vegetation
  5. CU Mullet school – many shots
  6. Largemouth bass (Micropters salmoides) in vegetation
  7. Red-eared slider gets air at surface and dives
  8. WS Largemouth bass
  9. CU Red-eared slider swimming

Click here to download video!Underwater Florida 9 (00:09:27)

Date shot:  September 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Wacissa River, FL

Description:  Underwater shots of Florida fish

  1. CU School of striped mullet (Mugil cephalus) in vegetation
  2. MS trees and surface or water
  3. Suwanee bass (Micropterus notius) 
  4. MS aquatic vegetation
  5. Panfish
  6. Bowfin (Amia calva)
  7. Salamander in vegetation
  8. MS Mullet
  9. WS Panfish
  10. MS Suwanee bass
  11. MS Diver with camera
  12. MCU Bowfin – several good shots
  13. Red-eared slider in good light
  14. Panfish and Suwanee bass
  15. Striped Mullet

Click here to download video!Underwater Florida 10 (00:06:40)

Date shot:  September 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Wacissa River, FL

Description:  Underwater shots of Florida fish

  1. Top view of Smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in cloudy water
  2. Longnose gar (Lepisosteus osseus) in cloudy water
  3. Top view of Smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in cloudy water
  4. Longnose gar (Lepisosteus osseus) in cloudy water
  5. Smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieu) in better clarity
  6. Largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides)
  7. Ironcolor shiners (Notropis chalybaeus)
  8. Spotted sucker (Minytrema melanops) in cloudy water
  9. CU Salamander on bottom
  10. MS Panfish in cover
  11. CU Suwanee bass (Micropterus notius) behind weeds – GREAT SHOT!
  12. Spotted Sucker feeding on bottom

Click here to download video!Underwater Grayling & Pike (00:09:05)

Date shot:  July 2017
Date produced:  6/18/2018
Location:   Alaska

Description:  Underwater shots of sportfish in Alaska

  1. Arctic grayling (Thymallus arcticus) in clear water – many shots (Chena River, Alaska)
  2. Northern Pike (Esox lucius) in aquatic weeds, second pike in shot some
  3. Fish weir trap on Andreakfsky weir – fish facing camera:  pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha)  and chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta)
  4. Fisheries technician nets and releases chum salmon

Click here to download video!Underwater Nongame Fish 1 (00:07:54)

Date shot:  Sept. 2016
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Gavins Point National Fish hatchery, SD

Description:  Underwater shots of fish in aquarium

  1. Shorthead redhorse (Moxostoma macrolepidotum)
  2. White sucker (Catostomus commersonii)
  3. White sucker with rock bass (Ambloplites rupestris)
  4. River Carpsucker (Carpiodes carpio)
  5. Blue Sucker (Cycleptus elongatus)
  6. Longnose gar (Lepisosteus osseus) – teeth and tail

Click here to download video!Underwater Nongame Fish 3 (00:09:49)

Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV and Gavins Point NFH, SD

Description:  Underwater shots of fish in aquarium

  1. Candy darter (Etheostoma osburni) male and female in breeding colors, spawning behavior
  2. Group of spotfin shiners (Cyprinella spiloptera) and silver chubs (Macrohybopsis storeiana) on sandy bottom of aquarium
  3. Orange-spotted sunfish (Lepomis humilis)
  4. Rosyface shiner (notropis rubellus)

Click here to download video!Underwater Potomac Mussels 1 (00:04:15)

Date shot:  2015
Date produced:  4/26/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Potomac River, National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV

Description:  Mussel displaying on bottom of Potomac River

  1. Native freshwater mussel (Lampsilis cardium) displaying mantle lure in clear water.  Some shots with minnows in background.  Several shots.

Click here to download video!Underwater Sockeye Salmon 1 (00:10:15)

Date shot:  August 2014
Date produced:  6/18/2018

Location:   Little Wenatchee Creek, Washington

Description:  Underwater shots of salmon in Clearwater natural habitat

  1. Multiple shots of post-spawn sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) over clean gravel in small creek.  Surface of water and surrounding forest visible in some scenes.

Click here to download video!Underwater Sturgeon 2 (00:09:20)

Date shot:  July 2016
Date produced:  6/18/2018

​​​​​​​Location:   Gavins Point National Fish hatchery, SD

Description:  Underwater shots of sturgeon in Clearwater natural habitat

  1. Multiple shots of Sturgeon – juvenile on bottom
  2. MS, CU Pallid sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus albus) on pebbly bottom – CU face, eye, gills, feeds near shovelnose sturgeon (Scaphirhynchus platorynchus)
  3. MS pallid sturgeon feeding at surface
  4. MS pallid sturgeon on bottom in white sand
  5. Head of shovelnose sturgeon as it swims by
  6. Shovelnose sturgeon on bottom
  7. Shovelnose and pallid sturgeon together
  8. WS sturgeon on bottom
  9. Pallid sturgeon from underneath
  10. WS shovelnose in Clearwater – top view
  11. MS Pallid sturgeon in clear water – top view