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United States District Court, Western District of Washington, at Seattle, established rules for use of pesticides near 'Salmon Supporting Waters.'
||Fish distribution as it relates to the 2004 pesticide ruling.
|Dates of Data
||March 2004 TO March 2004
|Data Set Status
|Data Set Update Schedule
|Date Data Set Published on StreamNet Data Store
|Project Name & Number
||1988-108-04 - StreamNet
|Purpose of Data Set
||Purpose provided in Abstract
|Summary / Abstract
||Guidelines for locating data on 'Salmon Supporting Streams' as defined by the court in the pesticide spraying case.
A 2004 ruling by the United States District Court, Western District of Washington, at Seattle, established rules for use of pesticides near 'Salmon Supporting Waters.' It cited information on the StreamNet web site as the definition of these waters for Oregon and Washington.
While the court cited StreamNet as the source of information on 'Salmon Supporting Waters,' we do not have data specifically intended for that purpose. What we do have is information on salmon and steelhead distribution, broken down by life stage (i.e., spawning, rearing, migrating). This information indicates areas where salmon and steelhead occur for at least a portion of the year and what they are doing there. We presume these occupied streams would fit under any definition of 'Salmon Supporting Waters' as intended by the court. This information is the best place to start to find waters that support salmon or steelhead, as described below.
However, be aware that the information in the StreamNet database, while extensive, is not exhaustive. If a stream is included in the StreamNet anadromous fish distribution list, then that stream should be covered under the court's definition. But just because a stream is not included does NOT necessarily mean that salmon and/or steelhead do not occur there.
|Broad Biological Groups
||Pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha)
Chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta)
Coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch)
Steelhead / rainbow trout / redband trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Sockeye salmon / Kokanee (Oncorhynchus nerka)
Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha)
||Salmon-supporting waters in Oregon and Washington
|NPCC Subbasins (2001 Subbasins)
||Blue Mountain: Asotin
Blue Mountain: Grande Ronde
Blue Mountain: Imnaha
Blue Mountain: Snake Hells Canyon
Columbia Cascade: Columbia upper middle
Columbia Cascade: Entiat
Columbia Cascade: Methow
Columbia Cascade: Okanogan
Columbia Cascade: Wenatchee
Columbia Gorge: Big White Salmon
Columbia Gorge: Columbia Gorge
Columbia Gorge: Fifteenmile
Columbia Gorge: Hood
Columbia Gorge: Klickitat
Columbia Gorge: Little White Salmon
Columbia Gorge: Wind
Columbia Plateau: Columbia lower middle
Columbia Plateau: Crab
Columbia Plateau: Deschutes
Columbia Plateau: John Day
Columbia Plateau: Palouse
Columbia Plateau: Snake lower
Columbia Plateau: Tucannon
Columbia Plateau: Umatilla
Columbia Plateau: Walla Walla
Columbia Plateau: Yakima
Columbia River Estuary: Columbia estuary
Columbia River Estuary: Elochoman
Columbia River Estuary: Grays
Lower Columbia: Columbia lower
Lower Columbia: Cowlitz
Lower Columbia: Kalama
Lower Columbia: Lewis
Lower Columbia: Sandy
Lower Columbia: Washougal
Lower Columbia: Willamette
||pesticide ruling salmon steelhead Washington Oregon
|Lead Person and Organization That Created the Data Set
|Other Participating Organizations
Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
|Contact Person for Questions About the Data
||Name: Michael Banach
Position: StreamNet Regional Fisheries Biologist
Organization: StreamNet / Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
Address: 205 SE Spokane Street, Suite 100
|Broad Category of Methods
||Field and lab
|Data Collection Methods
||All streams with salmon distribution in the StreamNet database as of the date of the ruling are included in this data set.
||.html (hypertext markup language)
|Data structure description
||See data set files
|URL where updated data may be available
||Data are available on the web at http://www.streamnet.org/pesticide_ruling.html.
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