Bibliography Background About KRIS

Big River sub-basin mapSelect topics by area or topic category to access charts, images, and data tables.

Bibliographic Resources concerning the Big River

Hypotheses advance understanding of limiting factors in the Big River

Big River history pages.


This project is dedicated to W. Francis Jackson, who recounted the history of the Big River and the town of Mendocino.

This KRIS version, which was built to support the North Coast Watershed Assessment Program, provides  agencies, private land owners and citizens with data relevant to fisheries and water quality in a useful form for adaptive management.

The KRIS Big River project was funded by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CDF) and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

KRIS Big River Sponsors and Cooperators

Conclusions and data presented in KRIS Big River do not necessarily represent the endorsement of NCWAP State agencies, including the California Geological Survey and the California Department of Fish and Game.