The Role of Streamflow and Land Use in Limiting Oversummer Survival of Juvenile Steelhead in California Streams
Theodore E Grantham, David A Newburn, Michael A McCarthy, Adina M Merenlender
Transactions of the American Fisheries Society | WILEY | Published : 2012
Awarded by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
We are grateful to M. Fawcett and J. Roth for conducting the fieldwork for this long-term study; we thank them and Merritt-Smith Consulting for generously sharing the fish count data. We also thank K. Lohse for identifying and obtaining the data set, M. Deitch for developing the hydrological model, A. Whipple for collecting streamflow data, and S. Feirer for GIS support. P. deValpine and S. Qian provided helpful feedback on our statistical modeling approach. We greatly appreciated the discussions with V. Resh, M. Kondolf, and P. Moyle, co-investigators of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency grant (Science to Achieve Results Grant Number G4K10732) that partially funded this research. S. Carlson provided helpful comments on earlier drafts of the manuscript. T.G. was supported by a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.