Safe pre-release disease treatment with formalin for fall chinook salmon smolts
Standard formalin treatment (167 μL/L for 1 h) applied to presmolts and smolts of fall chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) 80, 62, 52, 38, 24, and 10 d prior to seawater exposure did not affect freshwater growth or survival during a 20-d period in seawater. There was no consistent effect of treatment on gill Na+, K+ -ATPase activity.
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|Publication Subtype||Journal Article|
|Title||Safe pre-release disease treatment with formalin for fall chinook salmon smolts|
|Series title||Progressive Fish-Culturist|
|Publisher||Bureau of Fisheries, U.S. Department of Commerce|
|Contributing office(s)||Western Fisheries Research Center|