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Effects of Turbidity and Suspended Solids on Salmonids

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Title Effects of Turbidity and Suspended Solids on Salmonids
Creator Bash, Jeff Berman, Cara H. Bolton, Susan
Subject turbidity suspended solids salmonids Salmonidae water
Description Human activities in Northwestern watersheds, including logging, grazing, agriculture, mining, road building, urbanization, and commercial construction contribute to periodic pulses or chronic levels of suspended sediment in streams. Suspended sediment is associated with negative effects on the spawning, growth, and reproduction of salmonids. Effects on salmonids will differ based on their developmental stage. Suspended sediments may affect salmonids by altering their physiology, behavior, and... white paper Washington State Department of Transportation
Publisher University of Washington Water Center
Date 2011-03-18T21:47:56Z 2011-03-18T21:47:56Z 2001-11
Type Technical Report
Language en_US

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