Southern Oregon/Northern California Coast Coho Salmon

Oncorhynchus kisutch

LEVEL OF CONCERN: CRITICAL
Southern Oregon/Northern California Coast Coho are critically vulnerable to extinction as wild fish within the next 50-100 years. There has likely been 95% or more decline in numbers since the 1960s in California due to dam construction and habitat degradation from various land use practices.

What's happened and why are they of critical concern?

Characteristics

Abundance

Habitat and Behavior

Genetics

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