Pit Sculpin

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Photo Credit: Doug Markle, Oregon State University

Overview

  • Species Common Name Pit Sculpin
  • Species Scientific Name Cottus pitensis
  • State Listing Status Sensitive

Ecoregions

Special needs

Occupies fast-flowing rocky riffles of cool, well-shaded, small streams, spring-fed creeks, and small boulder-strewn rivers.

Limiting factors

Availability of appropriate habitat.

Conservation actions

Continue habitat restoration.