Chinook Salmon

Chinook Salmon Health Improves After Dam Water Release To Drought-Stricken Klamath RiverThe Trinity River dam water releases have helped prevent disease and parasite outbreaks on Chinook salmon harboring on the drought-stricken lower Klamath River.
Stretch Of Sacramento River Closed To Fishing After Drought Conditions Threaten Chinook PopulationLate rains and high temperatures during California's drought led to the destruction of millions of Chinook eggs and the loss of an entire class of winter-run Chinook salmon.
Drought: All This Rain Is Confusing NorCal Salmon -- They Keep Getting LostWith all the rain we’ve been having, one would think it would be good thing for the imperiled salmon population. It would be if all that new fresh water wasn't so confusing. The salmon keep getting lost. Instead of migrating to their spawning ground, they wind up swimming up a ditch and ultimately into a death trap.
Narsai David: How To Cook California King SalmonMy favorite fish of all is now in season. There's a reason Chinook is known as California king salmon. As far as I'm concerned, it's the king of all fish.
Chinook Salmon Hit The Highway To Complete Drought-Hampered MigrationMillions of six-month-old smolts are hitching rides in tanker trucks because California's historic drought has depleted rivers and streams, making the annual migration to the ocean too dangerous for juvenile salmon.
State Wildlife Officials Relocate Salmon By Truck Due To Drought State and federal fishing officials are relocating salmon by the truckload from five Northern California hatcheries to help their migration to the ocean as drought conditions are expected to worsen.
Fisherman Optimistic As State Fish & Wildlife Says Salmon Season Looking GoodThe State Department of Fish and Wildlife held its annual salmon meeting in Santa Rosa Thursday and local fisherman are optimistic.
1000s Of Salmon Released Into The Bay For 8th Annual Tiburon EventThousands of baby salmon were released into the Bay Saturday morning as part of the 8th Annual Salmon Release at Blackie’s Pasture in Tiburon.
Pacific Fishermen Prepare For Big Salmon SeasonThe Pacific Fishery Management Council on Thursday approved salmon seasons that provide ample fishing time for commercial and recreational anglers in California, Oregon and Washington.
California Salmon Season To Run Normal LengthFor the first time in four years California’s recreational Chinook salmon fishermen are gearing up for what is expected to be a normal-length season.