Area/Topic  |  Bibliography   |  Background   |  Home


KRIS Klamath : Chart Page

Area Lower Klamath/Basin-wide
Topic Fish: Basin-wide - Parasites - Metacercaria in Juv. Salmonids in 2001
Caption:  The chart shows the percentage of juvenile salmonids sampled at 5 sites in the Klamath watershed in June and July of 2001 showing signs of infection by metacercaria parasites in their kidneys or gills. Most fish sampled were Chinook salmon. A severity score of 1 indicates presence of parasite or mild inflammation without severe lesion. A score of 2 is associated with a severe lesion. Data were collected by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (2001).

To learn more about this topic click Info Links .
To view additional information (data source, aquisition date etc.) about this page, click Metadata .
To view the table with the chart's data, click Chart Table web page.
To download the table with the chart's data, click fish_parasites_klam_usfws_2001.db (size 18,432 bytes) .