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Snake River Fall Chinook Salmon Life History Investigations

The objective of this project was to provide empirical data on the dam passage timing, travel rate, survival, and life history variation of fall Chinook salmon juveniles passing downstream in the four lower Snake River reservoirs from spring to winter.

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  • Bellgraph BJ, GA McMichael, RP Mueller, and JL Monroe. 2009. "Behavioural response of juvenile Chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha during a sudden temperature increase and implications for survival." Journal of Fish Biology - In Press.
  • Buchanan RA, JR Skalski, and GA McMichael. 2009. "Differentiating mortality from delayed migration in subyearling fall Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)." Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 66(12):2243-2255.
  • Cook, CB, GA McMichael, JA Vucelick, B Dibrani, EE Hockersmith, CA Duberstein, ID Welch, BJ Bellgraph, CA McKinstry, PS Titzler, RR Kirkham, and MD. Bleich. 2007. Lower Monumental Reservoir juvenile fall Chinook salmon behavior studies. PNWD-3800, Battelle Pacific Northwest Division, Richland, WA.
  • McMichael, GA, MC Richmond, WA Perkins, JR Skalski, RA Buchanan, JA Vucelick, EE Hockersmith, BR Beckman, PN Westhagen, KD Ham, ID Welch, BJ Bellgraph, PS Titzler, BP Sandford. 2008. Lower Monumental Reservoir juvenile fall Chinook salmon behavior studies, 2007. PNWD-3959, Battelle Pacific Northwest Division, Richland, WA.
  • McMichael GA, MC Richmond, JR Skalski, RA Buchanan, BJ Bellgraph, WA Perkins, WP Connor, PS Titzler, ID Welch, JA Vucelick, and KA Deters. 2010. Snake River fall Chinook salmon life history investigations. PNNL-17650, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA.
  • Tiffan KF, WP Connor, BJ Bellgraph, and RA Buchanan. 2009. Snake River Fall Chinook salmon life history investigations: Annual Report 2008. PNNL-18924, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA.

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