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Title: The forest ecosystem of southeast Alaska: 3. Fish habitats.
Author: Meehan, William R.;
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-015. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 47 p
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Description: The effects of logging and associated activities on fish habitat in southeastern Alaska are discussed, and fish habitat research applicable to southeast Alaska is summarized. Requirements of salmonids for suitable spawning and rearing areas are presented. Factors associated with timber harvest which may influence these habitats are discussed in detail; e.g., sediment, stream temperature, streamflow, logging debris, and chemicals. Recommendations for further research are made.
Keywords: fish, habitats, research, logging effects
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Meehan, William R. 1974. The forest ecosystem of southeast Alaska: 3. Fish habitats. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-GTR-015. Portland, OR: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 47 p
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