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- Welch, David W., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Fisheries oceanography 2015 v.24 no.4 pp. 307-324
- Oncorhynchus nerka; biotelemetry; brackish water; coastal water; developmental stages; energy conservation; environmental factors; estuaries; fish; freshwater; migratory behavior; physiological state; river water; rivers; salinity; tissues; British Columbia
- ... The reproductive migration of anadromous salmonids through estuarine waters is one of the most challenging stages of their life cycle, yet little is known about the environmental and physiological conditions that influence migratory behaviour. We captured, sampled tissues, tagged and released 365 sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) homing through inner coastal waters towards the Fraser River, Brit ...