Brian E. Riddell

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Krkosek et al. (Reports, 14 December 2007, p. 1772) claimed that sea lice spread from salmon farms placed wild pink salmon populations "on a trajectory toward rapid local extinction." Their prediction is inconsistent with observed pink salmon returns and overstates the risks from sea lice and salmon farming.
Bilby is an ecologist at Weyerhaeuser Company, Tacoma, Washington. Bisson is senior scientist at the Forestry Sciences Laboratory of the U.S. Forest Service, Olympia, Washington. Coutant is distinguished research ecologist, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Epifanio is director and associate professional scientist for the Division of(More)
Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha), hatchery-reared as juveniles, returned to the upper Columbia River Basin in numbers exceeding broodstock and fishery needs during the spring of 2000. Plans to euthanize these adults were opposed by some regional stakeholders, who preferred letting them spawn naturally in streams also used by endangered spring-run(More)
The Northwest Power Planning Council (Council) requested the Independent Scientific Advisory Board (ISAB) to undertake a review of the impacts of estuarine conditions on the Council's mission to " protect, mitigate and enhance " fish and wildlife in the Columbia River as affected by development and operation of the hydroelectric system. The ISAB agreed to(More)
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