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California’s Salmon, Steelhead Get Help

State and federal wildlife officials have unveiled ambitious plans aimed at helping endangered salmon and steelhead thrive again in Central California rivers.


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Salmon Migrate By Truck During California Drought

In drought-stricken California, young Chinook salmon are hitting the road, not the river, to get to the Pacific Ocean.


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Experiment Using Flooded Rice Fields As Young Salmon Habitat Successful

Flooded rice fields appear capable of serving as substitutes for now-depleted wetlands and helping California’s Chinook salmon population recover, researchers have concluded.



Millions Of Salmon Released Into The American River

Salmon season is getting a boost today and tomorrow thanks to a massive salmon release in the American River.


File photo of King salmon, also known as chinook. (AP Photo)

State Allows Sacramento Valley Salmon Season

For the first time in four years, state wildlife officials are allowing a six-month Chinook salmon fishing season in Sacramento Valley rivers.