A low-cost weir for Salmon and Steelhead

Jeffrey P. Hill, William J. Matter

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A low-cost movable weir to block migration of salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.) and steelhead (O. ntykiss) is described. The weir cost US$24/linear foot to build and install. It can be operated in waters up to 44 in deep, and weir pickets can be removed readily if stream waters rise too high.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)255-258
Number of pages4
JournalProgressive Fish-Culturist
Issue number4
StatePublished - Oct 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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