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Title

The Relationship Between Stream Macroinvertebrates and Salmon in the Quilceda/Allen Drainage

 
Publication number Date Published
99-311March 1999
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Author(s) Plotnikoff, R. and J. Polayes
Description Stream macroinvertebrates were surveyed at several reaches in the Quilceda/Allen drainage to establish their value as an indicator of stream quality for salmon use. Four benthic samples were collected each from riffle and pool habitat. Quantitative physical measurements, along with water quality measurements, were made of the stream channels.
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Keywords stream bioassessment, macroinvertebrates, stream, invertebrates, biological, water, chemical, water quality, assessment, salmon, pH, drainage
WATERSHED Water Resource Inventory Area 07 Snohomish
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