The rebound of the Snake River Fall chinook owes its success to the Nez Perce Tribal Hatchery at Juliaetta. After the eggs and milt are collected the research staff take tags, scales and genetic material from the returning fish.
The rebound of the Snake River Fall chinook owes its success to the Nez Perce Tribal Hatchery at Juliaetta. After the eggs and milt are collected the research staff take tags, scales and genetic material from the returning fish. Nez Perce Tribe
The rebound of the Snake River Fall chinook owes its success to the Nez Perce Tribal Hatchery at Juliaetta. After the eggs and milt are collected the research staff take tags, scales and genetic material from the returning fish. Nez Perce Tribe
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