Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Oregon
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Oregon Project

Tribal and non-Tribal public perceptions of Oregon hatcheries for future hatcheries outreach and engagement

July 2023 - June 2025


Participating Agencies

  • Oregon Hatchery Research Center

This project comprises a rigorous human dimensions study of public perceptions of salmonid hatcheries, with a focus on two primary audiences: Tribal communities, including Tribal fishermen, and non-Tribal fishing communities, including anglers, guides, commercial fishermen, and their families. The primary research methods will be interviews, workshops, and Traditional Ecological Knowledge methods.