Select Page

Scientific Report

Influence of Landscape and Environment on Salmonid Genetics: 2010-2011 Annual Report

Abstract

Environmental and landscape features can greatly contribute to population structure, life history diversification, and adaptation of salmonids. This ongoing project combines two studies from the Fish & Wildlife Program Accords with the following objectives: 1) Environment & Landscape Genetics – Evaluate genetic structure of natural populations of salmonids relative to their environment and identify candidate markers associated with traits that are related to adaptation of steelhead and Chinook salmon populations; and 2) Controlled Experiments – laboratory/hatchery experiments with controlled environmental variables to validate phenotypic response of fish with given genotypes.

Authors

Citation

Narum, S., A. Matala, and N. Campbell. 2011. Influence of landscape and environment on salmonid genetics, 7/1/10 - 6/30/11 Annual Report. Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission Technical Report 11-11, Portland, Oregon. 36p.

Date

May 27th, 2011

Report No.

11-11

Media Type

CRITFC Technical Report

Pin It on Pinterest