Skykomish River Braided Reach Fish Use Analysis


Survey of fish species composition, abundance, and age class distribution in the Skykomish River Braided Reach. In partnership with Snohomish County Surface Water Management Division and R2 Resource Consultants.

Start Date
Gold Bar to Sultan, WA
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Completion Date
Fish Abundance and Distribution

Goals & Objectives

• To describe patterns of current fish use within the study reach to define a baseline against
which future conditions can be compared;
• To identify critical fish habitats so that restoration actions with high likelihood of creating
and maintaining these habitats can be prioritized;
• To evaluate the biological cost and benefit of proposed restoration actions.

Primary Habitats Impacted By Project:
Managing Agency/ Organization:
Braided Stream Reach
Wild Fish Conservancy
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