ISAB Spring Chinook Review - July 2017 Workshop

Thursday, July 20, 2017 at CTC

 

*Access the full list of ISAB questions and background for the review by clicking here.

BACKGROUND

8:10 - 8:30 Todd Pearsons, Grant County PUD - Overview: 10 essential understandings about upper Columbia River Spring Chinook Salmon

8:30 - 9:10 Andrew Murdoch, WDFW, and Tom Desgroseillier, USFWS - Status and Life History of Upper Columbia River Spring Chinook

 

QUESTIONS 1: IDENTIFICATION OF LIMITING FACTORS

9:10 - 9:40 Tom Kahler, RTT, and Douglas County - Limiting factors and Habitat restoration framework

 

QUESTION 3: RESEARCH, MONITORING AND EVALUATION (RM&E)

9:55 - 10:15 Jeremy Cram, RTT - Habitat RM & E 

10:15 - 11:00 Tom Kahler, Douglas PUD, and Catherine Willard, Chelan PUD, and Peter Graf, Grant PUD - Hatchery RM & E

11:00 - 11:15 Andrew Murdoch, WDFW - Relative Reproductive Success Studies

QUESTION 4: MODEL DEVELOPMENT

11:15 - 11:20 Alec Maule and Kurt Fausch, ISAB Vice Chair, - ISAB brief summary of Life Cycle Model review status

11:20 - 11:35 Greg Mackey, Douglas PUD, - Methow spring Chinook Matrix Model

11:35 - 12:00 John Arterburn, CCT, - Ecosystem Diagnosis and Treatment use in the Upper Columbia

 

QUESTION 2: HABITAT RECOVERY ACTION PRIORITIZATION, EFFECTIVENESS, AND ALIGNMENT WITH OTHER H'S (HYDRO, HATCHERIES, AND HARVEST)

1:00 - 1:30 Greer Maier, UCSRB, - Habitat Restoration and Protection in the Upper Columbia - overview of processes, partners and results

1:30 - 1:45 Dan Rawding, WDFW, -  Comparative Survival Study results of UC spring Chinook

1:45 - 2:05 Tom Kahler, Douglas County PUD, - Wells Dam

2:05 - 2:25 Lance Keller, Chelan County PUD, - Rocky Reach and Rock Island Dams

2:25 - 2:45 Curt Dotson, Grant County PUD, - Wanapum and Priest Rapids Dam

2:45 - 3:00 Bill Gale, USFWS, - USFWS Hatchery Programs