- Published: October 2005
- Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
- ISBN: 978-0-12-088414-8
"This comprehensive text will be of invaluable help to all those involved in conservation and river restoration work whether as a scientists, administrator or politician, and many others involved in related undertakings." - Derek Mills, for FISHERIES RESEARCH (2006) "This edited volume provides a detailed overview of the science and policy of salmon restoration...This book is important reading for anyone interested in salmon and watershed restoration, and the chapters provide a wealth of scientific information on riverine and salmonid ecology." -FISHERIES (2006) "...very readable, this mighty book is packed with years of research and conclusions that demand reading and understanding by our elected representatives and decision-makers...Editor Richard Willams, with the Center for Salmonoids and Freshwater Species at Risk at the University of Idaho, has drawn together in one book the collective knowledge of a large group of the Northwest's best scientists who study fish and their environment." - Jack Berryman in SALMON TROUT STEELHEADER (2005)
Table of ContentsPart I: A New Conceptual FoundationChapter 1. The Problem of the Columbia River Salmon Contributors: Willis E. McConnaha, Richard N. Williams and James A. LichatowichChapter 2. The Conceptual FoundationContributors: James A. Lichatowich, Willis E. McConnaha, William J. Liss, Jack A. Stanford, and Richard N. WilliamsChapter 3. A Foundation for RestorationContributors: William J. Liss, Jack A. Stanford, James A. Lichatowich, Richard N. Williams, Charles C. Coutant, Phillip R. Mundy, and Richard R. WhitneyPart II: The Salmon Ecosystem and Its ManagementChapter 4. The Diversity, Structure and Status of PopulationsContributors: Richard N. Williams, James A. Lichatowich, and Madison A. PowellChapter 5. The Status of HabitatsContributors: Jack A. Stanford, Christopher A. Frissell and Charles C. CoutantChapter 6. Hydroelectric Systems and MigrationContributors: Charles C. Coutant and Richard R. WhitneyChapter 7. Sources of Mortality and Effectiveness of MitigationContributors: Richard R. Whitney, Charles C. Coutant, and Phillip R. MundyChapter 8. Artificial Production and the Effects of Fish Culture on Native SalmonidsContributors: James A. Lichatowich, Madison A. Powell, and Richard N. WilliamsChapter 9. Harvest ManagementContributors: Phillip R. Mundy Chapter 10. The Estuary, Plume, and Marine EnvironmentsContributors: Daniel L. Bottom, James A. Lichatowich, and Brian E. Riddell Part III: A New Vision for RestorationChapter 11. Monitoring and EvaluationContributors: Lyman MacDonald, Charles C. Coutant, Lyle D. Calvin, and Richard N. WilliamsChapter 12. The Federal Approach to Salmon Recovery at the MillenniumContributors: Peter A. Bisson, James A. Lichatowich, William J. Liss, Daniel Goodman, Charles C. Coutant, Lyman McDonald, Dennis Lettenmeier, Eric J. Loudenslager, and Richard N. WilliamsChapter 13. Conclusions and Strategies for Salmon Restoration in the Columbia River BasinContributors: Richard N. Williams, Jack A. Stanford, James A. Lichatowich, William J. Liss, Charles C. Coutant, Willis E. McConnaha, Richard R. Whitney, Phillip R. Mundy, Peter A. Bisson, and Madison A. Powell.