Specimen Information

Salmo salar
Salmo salar
(Atlantic Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID1428044
GroupFishes
GenusSalmo
Speciessalar
Common NameAtlantic Salmon
StateWA
CountySkagit
LocalitySkagit River near Mt.Vernon
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLower Skagit
HUC8 Number17110007
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month12
Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity aquaculture
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30852
Author:Cauvel, K.
Date:2017
Title:Three months after the fish farm collapse, guess where Atlantic salmon are being found
Publisher:Skagit Valley Herald
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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