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Survival and Distribution of Juvenile Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) Migrating Through the Sacramento � San Joaquin River Delta, California


May 2009 - June 2010


1) Develop a release-recapture model to estimate movement and route-specific survival rates of juvenile salmon migrating through the Delta.
2) Apply the model to data collected during 2008 and 2009 to estimate movement and survival rates.


Current Staff

Federal Staff: 95

Masters Students: 249

Phd Students: 143

Post Docs: 55

University Staff: 247

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 679

Scientific Publications: 1936

Presentations: 4251



Funding Agencies

  • USFWS Region 1

Cooperative Research Units Program Headquarters Cooperators

  1. U.S. Geological Survey