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Double-crested Cormorants Relocating Upriver Increases Predation of Salmon

Avian predation – hungry birds feeding on endangered salmon – is identified in the Council’s fish and wildlife program as a serious concern, and the program supports managing the impact of predators on juvenile salmon and steelhead. Read more.