Influence of forest and rangeland management on anadromous fish habitat in Western North America: impacts of natural events.Author(s): Douglas N. Swanston
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-104. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 33 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Pacific Northwest Research Station
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DescriptionNatural events affecting vegetative cover and the hydrology and stability of a stream and its parent watershed are key factors influencing the quality of anadromous fish habitat.
High intensity storms, drought, soil mass movement, and fire have the greatest impacts. Wind, stream icing, and the influence of insects and disease are important locally.
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CitationSwanston, Douglas N. 1980. Influence of forest and rangeland management on anadromous fish habitat in Western North America: impacts of natural events. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-104. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 33 p
KeywordsAnadromous fish habitat, hydrology, stability
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