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Entries from July 2017

Planting Juvenile Coho in the Deschutes River

July 24th, 2017 by Scott Steltzner · Comments Off on Planting Juvenile Coho in the Deschutes River

The Squaxin Island Tribe and the Washington Department of Fish teamed up this past June to release thousands of coho fry into Spurgeon Creek a tributary of the Deschutes River. You can watch videos of the release hereĀ  and here The Deschutes River system used to have a robust run of naturally spawning coho. This […]

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Tags: Deschutes River Estuary · habitat · Salmon