Major Measures Underway To Save California Salmon Population From Drought ConditionsCalifornia’s water woes and slow-running rivers in the Central Valley are causing a big problem for the state's salmon stocking program.
California Trucks Salmon To Pacific Ocean; Low River Levels To BlameCalifornia officials will again truck millions of young salmon raised at fish hatcheries in the state's Central Valley agricultural region to the Pacific Ocean because projected river conditions show that the waterways the fish use to travel downstream will be historically low and warm due to increasing drought.
Off The Hook: California King Salmon Rebounds After DroughtTrolling off the California coast, Sarah Bates leans over the side of her boat and pulls out a long, silvery fish prized by anglers and seafood lovers: wild king salmon.
FDA Lifts Import Alert Stopping Genetically Engineered Salmon From Entering USAmericans are one step closer to seeing genetically modified salmon at their grocery stores.
US Regulators Clear Path For Genetically Modified Salmon U.S. regulators on Friday gave the green light to salmon genetically modified to grow about twice as fast as normal, but the company behind it may face legal challenges before the fish can be sold domestically.
California Water Board Eyes Decision On Plan To Aid SalmonA state board is expected to vote Wednesday on a contentious proposal to boost water flows through a Central California river, a move that would increase habitat for salmon but deliver less water to farmers and cities such as San Francisco.
Disasters Declared For Salmon Fisheries Along West CoastFederal officials have determined that commercial fishery failures occurred for salmon in Washington, Oregon and California, making those fisheries eligible for federal disaster assistance.
More Water To Save Salmon Draws Protest From California FarmersHundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries.
Salmon Reproduce In San Joaquin River For First Time In 60 YearsScientists are seeing promising signs that salmon can thrive in a restored California river.
Water Pump Fails, Hundreds Of Thousands Of Salmon Die At Butte County HatcheryHundreds of thousands of Chinook salmon were killed after a pump failed at the Feather River Fish Hatchery in Thermalito.
Federal Project Aims To Increase Salmon, Trout In American RiverGravel, sand and rocks are being sorted and washed along the American River – preparing the area for salmon and trout.