Toxic contaminants pose a threat to early marine survival of Chinook salmon from Puget Sound

Category: Fish/Shellfish Research

Published: 2017

Pages: 2

Author(s): Andrea Carey, Jennifer Lanksbury, Laurie Niewolny, Gina Ylitalo, Lyndal Johnson, James West, Sandra O’Neill

A third of juvenile Chinook salmon migrating through Puget Sound estuary, nearshore and offshore habitats
accumulated contaminant concentrations high enough to impair their health.