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Title: Effects of Oiled Incubation Substrate on Survival and Straying of Wild Pink Salmon

Project Year and Number: 1995: 95076

Other Fiscal Years and Numbers for this Project: 1998: 98076, 1997: 97076, 1996: 96076

Principal Investigator (PI): Alex Wertheimer, NOAA/NMFS Auke Bay Laboratory

Assisting Personnel: Robert Bradshaw, Adrian Celewycz, Ron Heintz, Jacek Maselko, Jeep Rice, John Thedinga

Research Location: All Spill Affected Areas

Restoration Category: Research

Injured Resources Addressed: Pink Salmon

Abstract: This project would expose pink salmon to oil during incubation and then release these salmon to migrate to the Gulf of Alaska. The exposure to oil during egg incubation would be used to determine the effect on: straying; marine survival; and gamete viability of returning adults. Additionally, the study would attempt to determine the influences on straying behavior of incubation environment; stock; and coded wire tagging.


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Proposal: PDF Not Available

Funding Recommendations: View

Funding Detail For: 1995

Quarterly Project Tasks For: 1995

Annual Report: 1995: View (827 KB)

Final Report: See Project 673

Publications from this Project: None Available

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Project Number Proposal Annual Reports Final Report Data
1998: 98076 Not Available 1998: Not Available
View No datasets
1997: 97076 Not Available 1997: Not Available
See Project 98076 See Project 98076
1996: 96076 Not Available 1996: View (PDF)
See Project 98076 See Project 98076