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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...
Pelton-Round Butte Dam (Oregon State Archives) If you were a salmon...
Ideas, like large rivers, never have just one source.     -- Willy Ley ...
Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) are the larger, ocean-going cousins of redband trout. This species...
It is the State of Oregon's policy "to prevent the serious depletion of any indigenous species" (...

Maps and Tools

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

Data Collections

The NWFSC's mission is to conduct the science necessary to conserve marine and anadromous species... more