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Salmon and Other Fish

Salmon and Other Fish

Seven species of salmon, all members of the scientific genus Oncorhynchus, are native to Oregon, many are currently at risk. There are about 200 species of fish found in Oregon.

Articles & Stories

This multiimedia story focuses on the Whychus Creek restoration project within the Deschutes Basin...
The 10-Year Plan for Oregon created by Governor Kitzhaber in August 2011, identifies Healthy...
Chinook salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawytscha), also known as King salmon are the largest of the...
Redband trout are a unique type of rainbow trout found in desert streams of the Pacific Northwest...
Listed below are resources of high interest to the Oregon Explorer Deschutes Basin partners groups...

Maps and Tools

Pronounced "Fish Crossing", this software is intended to assist engineers, hydrologists, and... more

Data Collections

The Oregon Watershed Restoration Inventory (OWRI) Database and GIS data is available in the... more