ESA Overview - Salmon, Bull Trout, Steelhead, and Rockfish
Of the 28 populations of West Coast Salmon and Steelhead listed by the National Marine Fisheries Service, 19 are in the Pacific Northwest. Three Rockfish species are also listed. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service listed Bull Trout (Salvelinus confluentus) which are members of the family Salmonidae and char, native of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, Montana and western Canada. This page provides links to information on the threatened species.
Listed Fish Populations in Washington
Effects of Climate Change
- Climate Change Impacts on Columbia River Basin Fish and Wildlife, Northwest Power and Conservation Council, Independent Scientific Advisory Board (ISAB), ISAB 2007-2, 05/2007
- Climate Impacts on Pacific Northwest Salmon, Climate Impacts Group, University of Washington College of the Environment
- Global Change, Regions Northwest, Links to Material from the Pacific Northwest Assessment Group, U.S. Global Change Research Program - The USGCRP was codified by Congress in the Global Change Research Act of 1990 (P.L. 101-606), which mandates development of a coordinated interagency research program.
- Salmon and Trout in the Pacific Northwest and Climate Change, Preparer: Pete Bisson, Aquatic and Land Interactions Program, Pacific Northwest Research Station, U.S. Forest Service
- Topic View: Aquatic Ecosystems and Fisheries, Climate Impacts Group, University of Washington College of the Environment