Specimen Information

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
(Chinook Salmon)
Fishes
Native Transplant

Specimen ID274337
GroupFishes
GenusOncorhynchus
Speciestshawytscha
Common NameChinook Salmon
LocalityLake Michigan
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameLake Michigan
HUC8 Number04060200
Map
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Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaystocked for sport
Statusstocked
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19669
Author:Illinois DNR.
Date:2005
Title:The Lake Michigan fishery: balancing the future.
Publisher:Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
Comments8.5 million pounds of total harvest in 2004.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/26/2021].

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