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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...
A fundamental component of the watershed restoration in Oregon is voluntary action by private...
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Once a species becomes threatened or endangered,...
Ideas, like large rivers, never have just one source.     -- Willy Ley Whychus Creek, a...
Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) are the larger, ocean-going cousins of redband trout. This species...

Maps and Tools

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

Data Collections

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