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Beechie, T. J., O. Stefankiv, B. Timpane-Padgham, J. E. Hall, G. R. Pess, M. Rowse, M. Liermann, K. Fresh, and M. J. Ford. 2017. Monitoring Salmon Habitat Status and Trends in Puget Sound: Development of Sample Designs, Monitoring Metrics, and Sampling Protocols for Large River, Floodplain, Delta, and Nearshore Environments. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NWFSC-137.Go to metadata icon

Cram, J., C. E. Torgersen, R. Klett, G. R. Pess, D. May, T. N. Pearsons, A. H. Dittman. 2017. Spatial variability of Chinook Salmon spawning site fidelity and habitat preferences. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 146(2):206-221. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00028487.2016.1254112Go to metadata icon

Hines, D., M. Liermann, T. Seder, B. Cluer, G. R. Pess, C. Shoenebeck. 2017. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Diel shifts in salmonid fry micro-habitat selection. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, Early view.Go to metadata icon

Liermann, M., G. R. Pess, M. McHenry, J. R. McMillan, M. Elofson, T. R. Bennett, R. Moses. 2017. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Relocation and recolonization of coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch in two tributaries to the Elwha River:  implications for management and monitoring. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society.Go to metadata icon

Peters, R. J., M. Liermann, M. L. McHenry, P. Bakke, G. R. Pess. 2017. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Changes in streambed composition in salmonid spawning habitat of the Elwha River during dam removal. Journal of American Water Resources Association, Early view.Go to metadata icon

Bennett, S., G. R. Pess, N. Bouwes, P. Roni, R. E. Bilby, S. Gallagher, J. Ruzycki, T. W. Buehrens, W. Ehinger, J. H. Anderson, C. E. Jordan, B. Bowersox, C. M. Greene. 2016. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Progress and challenges of testing the effectiveness of stream restoration in the Pacific Northwest using intensively monitored watersheds. Fisheries, 41(2):93-103.Go to metadata icon

Gayeski, N., G. R. Pess, T. J. Beechie. 2016. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site A life-table model estimation of the parr capacity of a late 19th century Puget Sound steelhead population. FACETS, 1:83-104.Go to metadata icon

Hall, J. E., P. Roni, T. R. Bennett, J. R. McMillan, K. Hanson, G. R. Pess, R. E. Moses, M. McHenry, W. Ehinger. 2016. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Life history diversity of steelhead in two coastal Washington watersheds. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 145(5):990-1005.Go to metadata icon

Bartz, K. K., M. J. Ford, T. J. Beechie, K. L. Fresh, G. R. Pess, M. Rowse, M. B. Sheer, R. Kennedy. 2015. Trends in developed cover adjacent to habitat for threatened salmon in Puget Sound, Washington, U.S.A. PLoS ONE.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, H. Imaki, A. Martin, J. Alvarez, D. Goodman. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Comparison of potential increases in juvenile salmonid rearing habitat capacity among alternative restoration scenarios, Trinity River, California. Restoration Ecology, 23(1):75-84.Go to metadata icon

East, A., G. R. Pess, J. Bountry, C. Magirl, A. Ritchie, J. Logan, T. Randle, M. Mastin, J. J. Duda, M. Liermann, M. McHenry, T. J. Beechie. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Large-scale dam removal on the Elwha River, Washington, USA:  river channel and floodplain geomorphic change. Geomorphology, 228:765-786.Go to metadata icon

Hard, J. J., J. M. Myers, E. J. Connor, R. A. Hayman, R. G. Kope, G. Lucchetti, A. R. Marshall, G. R. Pess, and B. E. Thompson. 2015. Viability criteria for steelhead within the Puget Sound Distinct Population Segment. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-NWFSC-129, 332 p.Go to metadata icon

Kendall, N., J. R. McMillan, M. R. Sloat, T. W. Buehrens, T. P. Quinn, G. R. Pess, K. V. Kuzischchin, M. M. McClure, R. W. Zabel. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Anadromy and residency in steelhead and rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss):  a review of the processes and patterns. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 72(3):319-342.Go to metadata icon

McMillan, J. R., G. R. Pess, M. Liermann, S. A. Morley, M. McHenry, L. A. Campbell, T. P. Quinn. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Using redd attributes, fry density, and otolith microchemistry to distinguish the presence of steelhead and rainbow trout in the Elwha River Dam removal project. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 35(5):1019-1033.Go to metadata icon

Myers, J. M., J. J. Hard, E. J. Connor, R. A. Hayman, R. G. Kope, G. Lucchetti, A. R. Marshall, G. R. Pess, and B. E. Thompson. 2015. Identifying historical populations of steelhead within the Puget Sound Distinct Population Segment. U.S. Dept. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-NWFSC-128, 155 p.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., T. J. Beechie, C. E. Jordan, G. R. Pess. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Basin scale monitoring of river restoration: recommendations from case studies in the Pacific Northwest USA. Pages 1-26 in Fisher, N., P. LeBlanc, C. Rose, B. Sadler. (Eds.) Managing the impacts of human activities on fish habitat: the governance, practices, and science. AFS Symposium 78. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., C. L. Johnson, T. DeBoer, G. R. Pess, A. H. Dittman, D. A. Sear. 2015. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Interannaul variability in the effects of physical habitat and parentage on Chinook salmon egg-to-fry survival. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 73(7):1047-1059.Go to metadata icon

Ward, E. J., J. H. Anderson, T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, M. J. Ford. 2015. Increasing hydrologic variability threatens depleted anadromous fish populations. Global Change Biology.Go to metadata icon

Anderson, J. H., G. R. Pess, R. W. Carmichael, M. J. Ford, T. Cooney, C. Baldwin, M. M. McClure. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Planning Pacific salmon and steelhead reintroductions aimed at long-term viability and recovery. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 34(1):72-93.Go to metadata icon

Buehrens, T. W., P. M. Kiffney, G. R. Pess, T. R. Bennett, S. M. Naman, G. T. Brooks, T. Quinn. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Increasing juvenile coho salmon densities during early recolonization have not affected resident coastal cutthroat trout growth, movement, or survival. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 34(5):892-907.Go to metadata icon

Kiffney, P. M., E. Buhle, S. M. Naman, G. R. Pess, R. Klett. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Linking resource availability and habitat structure to stream organisms: an experimental and observational assessment. Ecosphere, 5(4):39.Go to metadata icon

Liermann, M., D. Rawding, G. R. Pess, B. Glaser. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The spatial distribution of salmon and steelhead redds and optimal sampling design. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 72(3):434-446.Go to metadata icon

McMillan, J. R., M. McHenry, G. R. Pess, R. Moses, T. P. Quinn. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Documentation of unusual fall spawning by coastal cutthroat trout in the Elwha River system, Washington. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 143(6):1605-1611.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., T. P. Quinn, S. R. Gephard, R. Saunders. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Re-colonization of Atlantic and Pacific rivers by anadromous fishes: linkages between life history and the benefits of barrier removal. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries, Online first.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., G. R. Pess, T. J. Beechie, K. Hanson. 2014. Fish-habitat relationships and the effectiveness of habitat restoration. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-127, 154 p.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, K. Hanson. 2014. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Wood placement in river restoration:  fact, fiction, and future direction. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 72(3):466-478.Go to metadata icon

Anderson, J. H., G. R. Pess, P. M. Kiffney, T. R. Bennett, P. Faulds, T. P. Quinn. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Dispersal and tributary immigration by juvenile coho salmon contribute to spatial expansion during colonisation. Ecology of Freshwater Fish, 22(1):30-42.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., H. Imaki, J. Greene, A. Wade, H. Wu, G. R. Pess, P. Roni, J. Kimball, J. Stanford, P. M. Kiffney, N. Mantua. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Restoring salmon habitat for a changing climate. River Research and Applications, 29(8):939-960.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., P. Roni, G. R. Pess. 2013. Synthesis: developing comprehensive restoration programs. Pages 280-289 in Roni, P., T. J. Beechie. (Eds.) Stream and Watershed Restoration: A Guide to Restoring Riverine Processes and Habitats. John Wiley and Sons, Ltd, Hoboken, New Jersey.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, S. A. Morley, L. Butler, P. Downs, A. Maltby, P. Skidmore, S. Clayton, C. C. Muhlfeld, K. Hanson. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Watershed assessments and identification of restoration needs. Pages 50-113 in Roni, P., T. J. Beechie. (Eds.) Stream and watershed restoration:  a guide to restoring riverine processes and habitats. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Hoboken, New Jersey.Go to metadata icon

Lisi, P. J., D. E. Schindler, G. R. Pess. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Association between geomorphic attributes of watersheds, water temperature, and salmon spawn timing in Alaskan streams. Geomorphology, 185:78-86.Go to metadata icon

Naman, S. M., P. M. Kiffney, G. R. Pess, T. W. Buehrens, T. R. Bennett. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Abundance and body condition of sculpin (Cottids spp.) in a small forest stream following recolonization by juvenile coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch. River Research and Applications, 20(3):360-371.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., T. P. Quinn, D. E. Schindler, M. Liermann. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Freshwater habitat associations between pink (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha), chum (O. keta), and Chinook salmon (O. tshawytscha) in a watershed dominated by sockeye salmon (O. nerka) abundance. Ecology of Freshwater Fish, 23(3):360-372.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., G. R. Pess, K. Hanson, M. Pearsons. 2013. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Selecting appropriate stream and watershed restoration techniques. Pages 144-188 in Roni, P., T. J. Beechie. (Eds.) Stream and watershed restoration: a guide to restoring riverine processes and habitats. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Hoboken, New Jersey.Go to metadata icon

Skidmore, P., T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, J. Castro, B. Cluer, C. Thorne, C. C. Shea, R. Chen. 2013. Developing, designing, and implementing restoration projects. Pages 215-251 in Roni, P., T. J. Beechie. (Eds.) Stream and Watershed Restoration: A Guide to Restoring Riverine Processes and Habitats. John Wiley and Sons, Ltd, Hoboken, New Jersey.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, H. Imaki. 2012. Estimated changes to Chinook salmon and steelhead habitat carrying capacity from rehabilitation actions for the Trinity River, North Fork Trinity to Lewiston Dam. Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Arcata, California.Go to metadata icon

Brenkman, S. J., J. J. Duda, C. E. Torgersen, E. Welty, G. R. Pess, R. Peters, M. McHenry. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site A riverscape perspective of Pacific salmonids and aquatic habitats prior to large-scale dam removal in the Elwha River, Washington, USA. Fisheries Management and Ecology, 19(1):36-53.Go to metadata icon

Cram, J., C. E. Torgersen, R. Klett, G. R. Pess, D. May, T. N. Pearsons, A. H. Dittman. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Tradeoffs between homing and habitat quality for spawning site selection by hatchery-origin Chinook salmon. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 96(1):109-122.Go to metadata icon

Johnson, C. L., P. Roni, G. R. Pess. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Adult fitness as a primary factor limiting egg-to-fry survival of spring Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in the upper Yakima River Basin. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 141(5):1295-1309.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., J. R. McMillan, M. Liermann, S. A. Morley, T. J. Beechie, K. P. Denton, T. R. Bennett, D. Hernandez, P. Hicks, M. McHenry, M. Elofson, S. Sampson, R. E. Moses, R. Peters, P. Bakke, J. J. Duda, S. J. Brenkman. 2012. Elwha River baseline monitoring 2010-11. Report to the Open Rivers Initiative. NOAA Restoration Center. Silver Spring, MarylandGo to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., M. Liermann, M. L. McHenry, R. J. Peters, T. R. Bennett. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Juvenile salmonid response to the replacement of engineered logjams (ELJS) in the Elwha River, Washington State, USA. River Research and Applications, 28(7):872-881.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., R. Hilborn, K. Kloehn, T. P. Quinn. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The influence of population dynamics and environmental conditions on pink salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) recolonization after barrier removal in the Fraser River, British Columbia, Canada. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 69(5):970-982.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., T. R. Bennett, R. Holland, G. R. Pess, K. Hanson, R. E. Moses, M. McHenry, W. Ehinger, J. Walter. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Factors affecting migration timing, growth and survival of juvenile coho salmon in two coastal Washington watersheds. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 141(4):890-906.Go to metadata icon

Stout, H. A., P. W. Lawson, D. L. Bottom, T. Cooney, M. J. Ford, C. E. Jordan, R. G. Kope, L. M. Kruzic, G. R. Pess, G. H. Reeves, M. D. Scheuerell, T. C. Wainwright, R. S. Waples, E. Ward, L. A. Weitkamp, J. G. Williams, T. H. Williams. 2012. Scientific conclusions of the status review for Oregon coast coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch). U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-118.Go to metadata icon

Ward, E., G. R. Pess, K. Anlauf-Dunn, C. E. Jordan. 2012. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Applying time series models with spatial correlation to identify the scale of variation in habitat metrics related to threatened coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) in the Pacific Northwest. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 69(11):1773-1782.Go to metadata icon

Fullerton, A. H., S. T. Lindley, G. R. Pess, B. E. Feist, E. A. Steel, P. McElhany. 2011. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Human influence on the spatial structure of threatened Pacific salmon metapopulations. Conservation Biology, 25(5):932-944.Go to metadata icon

Kiffney, P. M., T. W. Buehrens, G. R. Pess, S. W. Naman, T. R. Bennett. 2011. Recolonization of anadromous fish in the Cedar River above Landsburg Diversion Dam: a ten-year evaluation. Report of the National Marine Fisheries Service to the City of Seattle Department of Public Utilities. Seattle.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., P. M. Kiffney, M. Liermann, T. R. Bennett, J. H. Anderson, T. P. Quinn. 2011. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The influences of body size, habitat quality, and competition on the movement and survival of juvenile coho salmon during the early stages of stream recolonization. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 140(4):883-897.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., G. R. Pess, T. J. Beechie, S. A. Morley. 2011. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Estimating salmon and steelhead response to watershed restoration: how much restoration is enough? North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 30(6):1469-1484.Go to metadata icon

Skidmore, P., C. Thorne, B. Cluer, G. R. Pess, J. Castro, T. J. Beechie, C. C. Shea. 2011. Science base and tools for evaluating stream engineering, management, and restoration proposals. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-112.Go to metadata icon

Anderson, J. H., P. Faulds, W. I. Atlas, G. R. Pess, T. P. Quinn. 2010. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Selection on breeding date and body size in colonizing coho salmon. Molecular Ecology, 19(12):2562-2573.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., D. A. Sear, J. D. Olden, G. R. Pess, J. Buffington, H. Moir, P. Roni, M. M. Pollock. 2010. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Process-based principles for restoring river ecosystems. Bioscience, 60(3):209-222.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., S. J. Brenkman, G. A. Winans, M. L. McHenry, T. J. Beechie, J. J. Duda. 2010. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The Elwha River dam removal: A major opportunity for salmon and steelhead recolonization. The Osprey, (65)1-8.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., G. R. Pess, S. A. Morley. 2010. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Monitoring salmon stream restoration: guidelines based on experience in the American Pacific Northwest. Pages 119-147 in Kemp, P. editor. Salmonid fisheries: freshwater habitat management. Wiley-Blackwell. Wiley-Blackwell. Oxford, UK.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, M. M. Pollock, M. H. Ruckelshaus, P. Roni. 2009. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Restoring rivers in the twenty-first century: science challenges in a management context. Pages 695-716 in The future of fisheries science in North America. Springer Netherlands. Berlin, Heidelberg.Go to metadata icon

Coe, H. J., P. M. Kiffney, G. R. Pess, K. Kloehn, M. McHenry. 2009. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Periphyton and invertebrate response to wood placement in large Pacific coastal rivers. River Research and Applications, 25(8):1025-1035.Go to metadata icon

Greene, C. M., G. R. Pess. 2009. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Multispecies modeling for salmon: alternatives, challenges, and opportunities. Pages 429-454 in Knudsen, E. E., J. H. Michael Jr. (Eds.) Pacific salmon environmental and life history models: advancing science for sustainable salmon in the future. AFS Symposium 71. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.Go to metadata icon

Jensen, D. W., E. A. Steel, A. H. Fullerton, G. R. Pess. 2009. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Impact of fine sediment on egg-to-fry survival of Pacific salmon:  A meta-analysis of published studies. Reviews in Fisheries Science, 17(3):348-359.Go to metadata icon

Waples, R. S., T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess. 2009. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Evolutionary history, habitat disturbance regimes, and anthropogenic changes: what do these mean for resilience of Pacific salmon populations? Ecology and Society, 14(1):article 3.Go to metadata icon

Anderson, J. H., P. M. Kiffney, G. R. Pess, T. P. Quinn. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Summer distribution and growth of juvenile coho salmon during colonization of newly accessible habitat. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 137(3):772-781.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., H. Moir, G. R. Pess. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Hierarchical physical controls on salmonid spawning location and timing. Pages 83-102 in Sear, D. A., P. DeVries. (Eds.) Salmonid spawning habitat in rivers: physical controls, biological responses, and approaches to remediation. AFS Symposium 65. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, P. Roni, G. Giannico. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Setting river restoration priorities: a review of approaches and a general protocol for identifying and prioritizing actions. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 28(3):891-905.Go to metadata icon

Brenkman, S. J., G. R. Pess, C. E. Torgersen, K. Kloehn, J. J. Duda, S. C. Corbett. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Predicting recolonization patterns and interactions between potamodromous and anadromous salmonids in response to dam removal in the Elwha River, Washington State, USA. Northwest Science, 82(sp1):91-106.Go to metadata icon

Kiffney, P. M., G. R. Pess, J. H. Anderson, P. Faulds, K. Burton, S. Riley. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Changes in fish communities following recolonization of the Cedar River, WA, USA by Pacific salmon after 103 years of local extirpation. River Research and Applications, 25(4):438-452.Go to metadata icon

McClure, M. M., S. M. Carlson, T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, J. C. Jorgensen, S. M. Sogard, S. E. Sultan, D. M. Holzer, J. Travis, B. L. Sanderson, M. E. Power, R. W. Carmichael. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Evolutionary consequences of habitat loss for Pacific anadromous salmonids. Evolutionary Applications, 1(2):300-318.Go to metadata icon

McHenry, M. L., G. R. Pess. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site An overview of monitoring options for assessing the response of salmonids and their aquatic ecosystems in the Elwha River following dam removal. Northwest Science, 82(sp1):29-47.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., M. McHenry, T. J. Beechie, J. R. Davies. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Biological impacts of the Elwha River dams and potential salmonid responses to dam removal. Northwest Science, 82(sp1):72-90.Go to metadata icon

Rice, S. P., P. M. Kiffney, C. M. Greene, G. R. Pess. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The ecological importance of tributaries and confluences. Pages 209-237 in Rice, S. P., A. G. Roy, B. L. Rhoads. (Eds.) River confluences, tributaries and the fluvial network. Wiley Publishing, London.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., D. Van Slyke, B. A. Miller, J. L. Ebersole, G. R. Pess. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Adult coho salmon and steelhead use of boulder weirs in southwest Oregon streams. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 28(3):970-978.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., M. McHenry, G. R. Pess, T. J. Beechie. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Evaluating changes in salmon spawning habitat and spawners in the Elwha River following dam removal. Pages 301-319 in Sear, D. A., P. DeVries. (Eds.) Salmonid spawning habitat in rivers: physical controls, biological responses, and approaches to remediation. AFS Symposium 65. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.Go to metadata icon

Waples, R. S., G. R. Pess, T. J. Beechie. 2008. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Evolutionary history of Pacific salmon in dynamic environments. Evolutionary Applications, 1(2):189-206.Go to metadata icon

Ward, L., P. Crain, B. Freymond, M. McHenry, D. Morrill, G. R. Pess, R. Peters, J. A. Shaffer, B. Winter, B. Wunderlich. 2008. Elwha River Fish Restoration Plan, developed pursuant to the Elwha River Ecosystem and Fisheries Restoration Act, Public Law 102-495. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-90, 168 p.Go to metadata icon

Hard, J. J., J. M. Myers, M. J. Ford, R. G. Kope, G. R. Pess, R. S. Waples, G. A. Winans, B. A. Berejikian, F. W. Waknitz, P. B. Adams, P. A. Bisson, D. E. Campton, R. Reisenbichler. 2007. Status review of Puget Sound steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss). U.S. Dept. of Commerce, NOAA Tech. Memo., NMFS-NWFSC-81.Go to metadata icon

McMillan, J. R., S. L. Katz, G. R. Pess. 2007. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Observational evidence of spatial and temporal structure in a sympatric anadromous (winter steelhead) and resident rainbow trout mating system on the Olympic Peninsula, Washington. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 136(3):736-748.Go to metadata icon

Coe, H. J., P. M. Kiffney, G. R. Pess. 2006. A comparison of methods to evaluate the response of periphyton and invertebrates to wood placement in large Pacific coastal rivers. Northwest Science, 80(4):298-307.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., T. R. Bennett, S. A. Morley, G. R. Pess, K. Hanson, D. Van Slyke, P. Olmstead. 2006. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Rehabilitation of bedrock stream channels: the effects of boulder weir replacement on aquatic habitat and biota. River Research and Applications, 22(9):967-980.Go to metadata icon

Bilby, R. E., W. Ehinger, T. P. Quinn, G. Volkhardt, K. Krueger, D. E. Seiler, G. R. Pess, C. E. Jordan, D. Poon. 2005. Study evaluates fish response to management actions. Western Forester, 50(2):14-15.Go to metadata icon

Greene, C. M., D. Jensen, G. R. Pess, E. M. Beamer, E. A. Steel. 2005. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Effects of environmental conditions during stream, estuary, and ocean residency on Chinook salmon return rates in the Skagit River, Washington. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 134(6):1562-1581.Go to metadata icon

Hard, J. J., J. M. Myers, M. J. Ford, R. G. Kope, G. R. Pess, R. S. Waples, G. A. Winans, B. A. Berejikian, F. W. Waknitz, P. B. Adams, P. A. Bisson, D. E. Campton, R. Reisenbichler. 2005. Status review update for Puget Sound steelhead. Report of the Northwest Fisheries Science Center to the National Marine Fisheries Service Northwest Regional Office. Seattle.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., S. A. Morley, P. Roni. 2005. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Evaluating fish response to culvert replacement and other methods for reconnecting isolated aquatic habitats. Pages 267-276 in Roni, P. (Ed.) Monitoring stream and watershed restoration. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., S. A. Morley, J. L. Hall, R. K. Timm. 2005. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Monitoring floodplain restoration. Pages 127-166 in Roni, P. (Ed.) Monitoring stream and watershed restoration. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., K. Hanson, T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, M. M. Pollock, D. M. Bartley. 2005. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Habitat rehabilitation for inland fisheries: global review of effectiveness and guidance for rehabilitation of freshwater ecosystems. Fisheries Technical Paper No. 484. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Rome, Italy.Go to metadata icon

Benda, L., L. Poff, D. Miller, T. Dunne, G. Reeves, G. R. Pess, M. M. Pollock. 2004. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The network dynamics hypothesis:  how channel networks structure riverine habitats. BioScience, 54(5):413-427.Go to metadata icon

Kiffney, P. M., C. J. Volk, T. J. Beechie, G. L. Murray, G. R. Pess, R. E. Edmonds. 2004. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site A high-severity disturbance event alters community and ecosystem properties in West Twin Creek, Olympic National Park, Washington, USA. The American Midland Naturalist, 152(2):286-303.Go to metadata icon

Pollock, M. M., G. R. Pess, T. J. Beechie, D. R. Montgomery. 2004. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The importance of beaver ponds to coho salmon production in the Stillaguamish River basin, Washington, USA. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 24(3):749-760.Go to metadata icon

Steel, E. A., B. E. Feist, D. Jenson, G. R. Pess, M. B. Sheer, J. Brauner, R. E. Bilby. 2004. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Landscape models to understand steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) distribution and help prioritize barrier removals in the Willamette Basin, Oregon, USA. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 61(6):999-1011.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, E. M. Beamer, G. Lucchetti, R. E. Bilby. 2003. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Role of watershed assessments in recovery planning for salmon. Pages 194-225 in Montgomery, D. R., S. Bolton, D. B. Booth. (Eds.) Restoration of Puget Sound rivers. University of Washington Press. Seattle.Go to metadata icon

Feist, B. E., E. A. Steel, G. R. Pess, R. E. Bilby. 2003. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site The influence of scale on salmon habitat restoration priorities. Animal Conservation, 6(3):271-282.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., T. J. Beechie, S. A. Morley, E. M. Beamer. 2003. Analyses for phase-II recovery planning: identifying ecosystem restoration actions. Pages 40-59 in Beechie, T. J., P. Roni, E. A. Steel. (Eds.) Ecosystem recovery planning for listed salmon: an integrated assessment approach for salmon habitat. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Tech Memo NMFS-NWFSC-58.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., D. R. Montgomery, T. J. Beechie, L. Holsinger. 2003. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Anthropogenic alterations to the biogeography of salmon in Puget Sound. Pages 129-154 in Montgomery, D. R., S. Bolton, D. B. Booth. (Eds.) Restoration of Puget Sound rivers. University of Washington Press. Seattle.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., T. J. Beechie, J. E. Williams, D. R. Whitall, J. I. Lange, J. R. Klochak. 2003. Watershed assessment techniques and the success of aquatic restoration activities. Pages 185-201 in Wissmar, R. C., P. A. Bisson. (Eds.) Strategies for restoring river ecosystems: sources of variability and uncertainty in natural and managed systems. American Fisheries Society. Bethesda, Maryland.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess. 2003. Prioritizing restoration actions within watersheds. Pages 60-73 in Beechie, T. J., E. A. Steel, P. Roni. (Eds.) Ecosystem recovery planning for listed salmon: an integrated assessment approach for salmon habitat. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-NWFSC-58.Go to metadata icon

Sanderson, B. L., E. A. Steel, T. J. Beechie, G. R. Pess, M. B. Sheer, C. A. Campbell. 2003. Analyses for phase-I recovery planning: setting recovery goals. Pages 18-39 in Beechie, T. J., E. A. Steel, P. Roni, E. Quimby. (Eds.) Ecosystem recovery planning for listed salmon: an integrated assessment approach for salmon habitat. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memo NMFS-NWFSC-58.Go to metadata icon

Steel, E. A., L. Johnston, B. E. Feist, G. R. Pess, R. E. Bilby, D. Jensen, T. J. Beechie, J. M. Myers. 2003. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Pacific salmon recovery planning and the salmonid watershed analysis model (SWAM): a broad-scale tool for assisting in the development of habitat recovery plans. Endangered Species Update, 20(1):3-15.Go to metadata icon

Abbe, T. B., G. R. Pess, D. R. Montgomery, K. Fetherston. 2002. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Integrating engineered log jam technology into reach-scale river restoration. Pages 443-482 in Montgomery, D. R., S. Bolton, D. B. Booth. (Eds.) Restoration of Puget Sound rivers. University of Washington Press, Seattle, WA.Go to metadata icon

McClure, M. M., G. R. Pess. 2002. Revision of water conservation. In McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, 9th Ed.Go to metadata icon

Pess, G. R., D. R. Montgomery, R. E. Bilby, E. A. Steel, B. E. Feist, H. M. Greenberg. 2002. Landscape characteristics, land use, and coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) abundance, Snohomish River, Washington, USA. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 59(4):613-623.Go to metadata icon

Pollock, M. M., G. R. Pess. 2002. Salmon conservation beyond the headlines: It's not just dams. The National Wetlands Newsletter.Go to metadata icon

Roni, P., T. J. Beechie, R. E. Bilby, F. E. Leonetti, M. M. Pollock, G. R. Pess. 2002. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site A review of stream restoration techniques and a hierarchical strategy for prioritizing restoration in Pacific Northwest watersheds. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 22(1):1-20.Go to metadata icon

Welty, J. J., T. J. Beechie, K. Sullivan, D. M. Hyink, R. E. Bilby, C. Andrus, G. R. Pess. 2002. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Riparian aquatic interaction simulator (RAIS): a model of riparian forest dynamics for the generation of large woody debris and shade. Forest Ecology and Management, 162(2-3):299-318.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., B. D. Collins, G. R. Pess. 2001. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Holocene and recent geomorphic processes, land use and salmonid habitat in two north Puget Sound river basins. Pages 37-54 in Dorava, J. B., D. R. Montgomery, F. Fitzpatrick, B. Palcsak. (Eds.) Geomorphic processes and riverine habitat. American Geophysical Union. Washington D.C.Go to metadata icon

Beechie, T. J., G. R. Pess, P. Kennard, R. E. Bilby, S. Bolton. 2000. The next link will exit from NWFSC web site Modeling recovery rates and pathways for woody debris recruitment in northwestern Washington streams. North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 20(2):436-452.Go to metadata icon