Efforts to improve and protect habitat along the Nisqually River has lead to improved conditions for salmon fingerlings such as these, as well as steelhead. Those efforts are a major reason the river has been designated a wild steelhead gene bank, which will prevent future stocking of hatchery steelhead.
Efforts to improve and protect habitat along the Nisqually River has lead to improved conditions for salmon fingerlings such as these, as well as steelhead. Those efforts are a major reason the river has been designated a wild steelhead gene bank, which will prevent future stocking of hatchery steelhead. Dean J. Koepfler Staff file, 2008
Efforts to improve and protect habitat along the Nisqually River has lead to improved conditions for salmon fingerlings such as these, as well as steelhead. Those efforts are a major reason the river has been designated a wild steelhead gene bank, which will prevent future stocking of hatchery steelhead. Dean J. Koepfler Staff file, 2008

Nisqually, Elwha rivers selected to aid wild steelhead recovery

August 15, 2016 9:31 AM