Salmonid Restoration Federation

Limiting Factors

Flow Regimes as a Limiting Factor

Kondolf, G. M. 2000. Assessing salmonid spawning gravel quality. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, Vol 129, Pages 262-281.

Roni, P., T. J. Beechie, R. E. Bilby, F. E. Leonetti, M. M. Pollock, and G. R. Pess. 2002. A review of stream restoration techniques and a hierarchical strategy for prioritizing restoration in Pacific Northwest Watersheds. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, Vol. 22, Pages 1-20.

2005 Report to Congress. Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund.

Addressing Sediment as a Limiting Factor

Berg, L. and T. G. Northcote. 1985. Changes in territorial, gill-flaring and feeding behavior in juvenile coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) following short-term pulses of suspended sediment. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Vol. 42, Pages 1410-1417.

California Environmental Protection Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, 2002 Clean Water Act Section 303(d) list:

Opperman, J. J., K. A. Lohse, C. Brooks, N. M. Kelly, A. M. Merenlender. 2005. Influence of land use on fine sediment in salmonid spawning gravels in the Russian River Basin, California. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Vol. 62, Pages 2740-2751.