Oncorhynchus nerka in Canada
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Main Ref.
Also Ref.
Jelks, H.L., S.J. Walsh, N.M. Burkhead, S. Contreras-Balderas, E. Díaz-Pardo, D.A. Hendrickson, J. Lyons, N.E. Mandrak, F. McCormick, J.S. Nelson, S.P. Platania, B.A. Porter, C.B. Renaud, J.J. Schmitter-Soto, E.B. Taylor and M.L. Warren Jr., 2008
Occurrence native
Importance commercial Ref. FAO, 1992
Aquaculture Ref.
Regulations restricted Ref. Fisheries Branch, 1994
Freshwater Yes
Brackish Yes
Saltwater Yes
Live export
Bait No
Gamefish Yes
Abundance abundant (always seen in some numbers) Ref.
Comments

Kokanee occurs naturally in Yukon Territory (Alsek River) and British Columbia; transplanted into other provinces (Ref. 52559). Also Ref. 5723, 27436, 95143, 95146, 95147. Status of threat of Sakinaw Lake population: endangered. Criteria: 1,2,3,4,5 (http://fisc.er.usgs.gov/afs/) (Ref. 81264).

States/Provinces Alberta (introduced), British Columbia (native), Manitoba (questionable), Northwest Territories (stray), Nunavut (native), Ontario (introduced), Quebec (introduced), Saskatchewan (questionable), Yukon Territory (native)
States/Provinces Complete? No
National Checklist
Country information http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/geos/ca.html
(e.g. 9948)
( e.g. cephalopods )
Entered by Froese, Rainer
Modified by Palomares, Maria Lourdes D.
Checked by Garilao, Cristina V.
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