Central California Coast Steelhead

ESA Listing Status: Threatened on January 5, 2006 pdf format 229kb

DPS Definition: This distinct population segment, or DPS, includes all naturally spawned populations of steelhead (and their progeny) in streams from the Russian River to Aptos Creek, Santa Cruz County, California (inclusive). It also includes the drainages of San Francisco and San Pablo Bays.

Note: Some DPS descriptions are proposed for revision. See the June 26, 2013 FR notice (78 FR 38270)

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

Critical Habitat: Designated September 2, 2005 pdf format 622kb

Protective Regulations: Issued June 28, 2005 pdf format 228kb

Steelhead Status Reviews

Steelhead Federal Register Notices

Steelhead Maps & GIS Data