Central California Coast 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 Russian River to and including Aptos Creek, and all drainages of San Francisco and San Pablo Bays eastward to Chipps Island at the confluence of the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers. Also, 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  228kb

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