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Genetic differentiation of chum salmon in Alaska influenced by glacial history

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Title Genetic differentiation of chum salmon in Alaska influenced by glacial history
Creator Petrou, Eleni Leto
Subject fisheries; glacial history; isolation by distance; Pacific salmon; population genetics; single nucleotide polymorphism Fisheries and aquatic sciences fisheries
Description One major goal of fisheries management is to ensure the sustainable harvest of wild populations so that productivity is stable over time. Information on population structure is necessary for effective fishery management because it helps describe the appropriate spatial scale for management units, and can identify populations that are small or isolated and need protection from overharvest. Chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) is a species targeted by both commercial and subsistence fisheries.... Thesis (Master's)--University of Washington, 2012
Contributor Seeb, Lisa W
Date 2013-04-17T18:01:33Z 2013-04-17T18:01:33Z 2013-04-17 2012
Type Thesis
Format application/pdf
Identifier Petrou_washington_0250O_11046.pdf http://hdl.handle.net/1773/22566
Language en_US

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