State of the Salmon

state of the salmonState of the Salmon

The information presented in this tool was drawn from a species assessment (2008, amendment released in 2011) conducted by the Salmonid Specialist Group (SSG) of the IUCN. The SSG is one of many international species specialist groups that work together under the auspices of the IUCN Species Survival Commission. Formed in 2001, membership in the Salmonid Specialist Group includes fisheries scientists and conservationists from five nations, all dedicated to protecting and restoring wild salmon throughout their natural range.