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Salmon Recovery Planning

Click here for information about salmon and trout (Salmonids) in Puget Sound.

The Puget Sound Salmon Recovery Plan was adopted by the federal government in 2007.

Salmon Recovery in Puget Sound  

Salmon Recovery Strategies for West Sound

Results Chain, illustrating theories associated with specific strategies, as represented in the 2005 recovery plan.

Kitsap Refugia Report

Kitsap County commissioned a report identifying the important refugia areas for salmonids, which was completed in 2003.  Kitsap Salmonid Refugia Report 2003

Limiting Factors Analysis

The Washington State Conservation Commission completed a study regarding problems, or "Limiting Factors" for salmonids in East WRIA 15 in 2000. Limiting Factors Analysis  

Watershed Assessments - the Suquamish Tribe developed watershed assessment plans within Kitsap County in partnership with federal, state, and local agencies.

Chico Creek Watershed Assessment

Curley Creek Watershed Assessment

Blackjack Creek Watershed Assessment

Puget Sound Steelhead were listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act on May7, 2007. The planning for the recovery of this stock is underway.

Click here to go to NOAA Fisheries website with steelhead information

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