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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...
It is the State of Oregon's policy "to prevent the serious depletion of any indigenous species" (...
The 10-Year Plan for Oregon created by Governor Kitzhaber in August 2011, identifies Healthy...
Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) are the larger, ocean-going cousins of redband trout. This species...
Chinook salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawytscha), also known as King salmon are the largest of the...

Maps and Tools

With hundreds of map layers available to draw from, you can use the Oregon Explorer Map Viewer... more

Data Collections

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