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KRIS Gualala : Picture Page

Area North Fork
Topic Temperature: Seasonal Maxima for NF Gualala Celsius 1994-2001

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The map above comes from the KRIS Gualala Map project and shows the maximum floating weekly average water temperatures of the North Fork Gualala and its tributaries based on data provided by Gualala Redwoods Inc and the Gualala River Watershed Council. The Little North Fork, Robinson and most locations in Dry Creek recorded fully functional conditions for salmonids. Coho do not inhabit streams with an MWAT of greater than 16.8 C (Welsh et al., 2001). Click on Info Links for more information.

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