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Troutdale, OR 97060

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Sponsored by Oregon Encyclopedia and Oregon Historical Society

“Determining Klamath Basin’s Past Fish Distribution Using Ancient DNA and Geochemistry”

Oregon Encyclopedia History Night

presented by

Virginia L. Butler, Ph.D.

Professor of Anthropology, Portland State University

  • 5:30 p.m. doors, 6:30 p.m. event |
  • Free |
  • All ages welcome

About “Determining Klamath Basin’s Past Fish Distribution Using Ancient DNA and Geochemistry”


Fish remains from archaeological sites represent an important source of knowledge about species distribution before and after human habitation in the Klamath Basin of Oregon. Learn about fascinating new science research that tells us where and how Native Americans fished or acquired salmon and trout thousands of years ago.

Klamath Basin Fossil Site

Six Main Species in gen us Oncorhynchus


About Oregon Encyclopedia History Night


The Oregon Encyclopedia hosts a series of History Nights in collaboration with McMenamins pubs. Come join us for an enlightening evening of history, served up with food and a pint or two of good beer, and find out more about the history and culture of our state from OE authors. Bring your encyclopedia-worthy Oregon stories to share with the OE Editors-in-Chief.

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