Date: May 17-19, 2011
Session 1. Why are we here? - Comanager Panel Discussion
Session 2: Do we have a problem? Is there evidence that the age and/or size at maturity of Chinook salmon (or other species) are changing? - Case Studies and Populations
Session 3: What are the effects of hatchery practices on age and size at maturity?
Physiolgy and Nutrition
Genetics and Breeding
Session 4: What are the effects of the natural environment, population processes, and anthropogenic factors on age and size at maturity?
Age and size effects on reproductive behavior, breeding success, and fitness.
Effects of anthropogenic and environmental factors on age and size at maturity.
A cooperative project with the Oregon Chapter of the American Fisheries Society