COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Chinook Salmon (Okanagan population) in Canada
- Assessment Summary
- Executive Summary
- COSEWIC History, Mandate, Membership and Definitions
- Lists of Figures and Tables
- Species Information
- Population Sizes and Trends
- Limiting Factors and Threats
- Special Significance of the Species
- Existing Protection or Other Status Designations
- Technical Summary
- Acknowledgements, Authorities Contacted, and Information Sources
- Biographical Summary of Report Writers and Collections Examined
The authors thank the following individuals for providing insights and guidance during the preparation of this document: Drs. Michael Healey, John Candy, Kim Hyatt, and Richard Bailey (all from Fisheries and Oceans Canada); Chris Fisher (Colville Confederated Tribes), and Shane Bickford (Douglas County Public Utility District). Fisheries and Oceans Canada provided funding for preparation of this report.
Mart Gross, Michelle Herzog and Cory Robertson (all from Gross Lab, University of Toronto) have edited and prepared sections of the report, and are gratefully acknowledged by the Okanagan Nation Alliance Fisheries Department. Paul Bentzen contributed final edits to the report.
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