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Colonization of Newly Accessible Habitat by Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)

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Title Colonization of Newly Accessible Habitat by Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
Creator Anderson, Joseph H.
Subject Oncorhynchus kisutch spawning breeding sites habitat preferences radio frequency identification aquatic habitat lotic systems rivers dams (hydrology) Washington population ecology juveniles adult animals developmental stages
Description In this thesis, I describe the initial stages of salmon colonization in the Cedar River, WA above Landsburg Dam through investigation of adult and juvenile coho salmon. Chapter I focuses on adult salmon and addresses three objectives. The first objective was to document the ecological attributes of the initial colonists (chiefly abundance, timing, body size and hatchery or wild origin) and analyze the proximate environmental stimuli for upriver movement. Second, I evaluated reach scale... Seattle Public Utilities; Washington Sea Grant; Washington Fly Fishing Club; H. Mason Keeler Endowment
Publisher University of Washington
Date 2011-08-11T20:53:15Z 2011-08-11T20:53:15Z 2006
Type Thesis
Identifier http://hdl.handle.net/1773/17042
Language en_US

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