Salmonid Restoration Federation

Limiting Factors

Flow Regimes as a Limiting Factor

Bjorrn, T. C. and D. W. Reiser. 1991. Habitat requirements of salmonids in streams. In W. R. Meehan, editor. Influences of forest and rangeland management on salmonid fishes and their habitat. American Fisheries Society Special Publication, Vol. 19, Pages 83-138

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

2005 Report to Congress. Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund.

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.

Addressing Sediment as a Limiting Factor

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

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.

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.