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Survival of Migrating Salmon Smolts in Large Rivers With and Without Dams

  • David W Welch mail,

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: david.welch@kintamaresearch.org

    Affiliation: Kintama Research, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Erin L Rechisky,

    Affiliation: Fisheries Center, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Michael C Melnychuk,

    Affiliation: Fisheries Center, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Aswea D Porter,

    Affiliation: Kintama Research, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Carl J Walters,

    Affiliation: Fisheries Center, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Shaun Clements,

    Affiliation: United States Geological Survey, Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

    ยค Current address: Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Benjamin J Clemens,

    Affiliation: United States Geological Survey, Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • R. Scott McKinley,

    Affiliation: Centre for Aquaculture and the Environment, University of British Columbia, West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • Carl Schreck

    Affiliation: United States Geological Survey, Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Published: October 28, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060265
  • Published in PLOS Biology

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Author: Theodora Bloom
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Submitted Date: October 29, 2008
Published Date: October 29, 2008
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