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Adaptive strategies and life history characteristics in a warming climate: salmon in the Arctic?

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Adaptive strategies and life history characteristics in a warming climate: salmon in the Arctic?; 2013; Article; Journal; Environmental Biology of Fishes; Nielsen, Jennifer L.; Ruggerone, Gregory T.; Zimmerman, Christian E.

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In the warming Arctic, aquatic habitats are in flux and salmon are exploring their options. Adult Pacific salmon, including sockeye (Oncorhynchus nerka), coho (O. kisutch), Chinook (O. tshawytscha), pink (O. gorbuscha) and chum (O. keta) have been captured throughout the Arctic. Pink and chum salmon are the most common species found in the Arctic today. These species are less dependent on freshwater habitats as juveniles and grow quickly in marine habitats. Putative spawning populations are rare in the North American Arctic and limited to pink salmon in drainages north of Point Hope, Alaska, chum salmon spawning rivers draining to the northwestern Beaufort Sea, and small populations of chum and pink salmon in Canada’s Mackenzie River. [...]

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