California Central Valley Steelhead

ESA Listing Status: Threatened on January 5, 2006 229kb; updated April 14, 2014 503kb

DPS Definition: This distinct population segment, or DPS, includes naturally spawned anadromous O. mykiss (steelhead) originating below natural and manmade impassable barriers from the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers and their tributaries; excludes such fish originating from San Francisco and San Pablo Bays and their tributaries. This DPS does include steelhead from two artificial propagation programs:

Current Population Trends: 5-Year Salmon Status Review 1.5MB

Critical Habitat: Designated September 2, 2005 622kb

Protective Regulations: Issued June 28, 2005  295kb

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