An Investigation of the Relationship Between Oregon Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) Hatchery Releases and Adult Production Utilizing Law of the Minimum Regression Academic Article uri icon


  • Analysis was done on fitted regression equations including a simple simulation of release policies. Neither significant density dependence nor a statistically supportable technical maximum for smolt releases was found. The limiting factors regression technique generally gives best results, and appears potentially useful in this type of fisheries work.-from Authors

author list (cited authors)

  • Clark, J., & McCarl, B.

citation count

  • 10

publication date

  • April 1983