White Sturgeon Habitat in the Lower Columbia River
Entry ID: brdnbsc0001

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Summary
Abstract: Estimates of spawning habitat for white sturgeons Acipenser
transmontanus in the tailraces of the four dams on the lower 470 km of
the Columbia River were obtained by using the Physical Habitat
Simulation System of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Instream
Flow Incremental Methodology to identify areas with suitable water
depths, water velocities, and substrates. Rearing ... View entire text

Purpose: To identify areas with suitable water depths, water velocities, and
substrates for white sturgeon spawning habitat.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.0   S: 45.0   E: -120.0   W: -124.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Michael Parsley and Lance G. Beckman
Dataset Title: White Sturgeon Habitat in the lower Columbia River
Dataset Series Name: North American Journal of Fisheries Management
Dataset Release Date: 1994
Dataset Release Place: Cook, Washington
Dataset Publisher: National Biological Survey
Issue Identification: Vol. 14
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-01-01
Stop Date: 1991-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Columbia River Research Laboratory, LMER Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://wfrc.usgs.gov/fieldstations/columbia/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL PARSLEY
Phone: 509-538-2299
Email: michael_parsley at nbs.gov
Contact Address:
Columbia River Research Laboratory
Biological Resources Division
U.S. Geological Survey
City: Cook
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98605-9701
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 509-538-2299
Email: michael_parsley at nbs.gov
Contact Address:
Columbia River Research Laboratory
Biological Resources Division
U.S. Geological Survey
City: Cook
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98605-9701
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Michael J. Parsley and Lance G. Beckman, 1994. White Sturgeon Spawning
and Rearing Habitat in the Lower Columbia River, North American
Journal of Fisheries Management, vol. 14, pp. 812-827
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-04-03
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