Untreated Water Released Into Russian River Tributary To Protect FishThe Camp Meeker Recreation and Park District near Occidental in western Sonoma County is releasing untreated water from its treatment facility into a tributary of the Russian River to protect the summer rearing of coho salmon and steelhead.
San Jose Water Company Could Pay $3 Million For Leak That Killed Threatened FishState water regulators have proposed a record-setting $3 million penalty against a San Jose water company for a leak of chemically treated drinking water that killed dozens of fish.
Trout From American River Hatcheries Evacuated Due To DroughtRainbow trout and steelhead are being evacuated from two hatcheries on the American River amid concern the state’s drought will cause the water to become warm enough to kill the fish.
Wildlife Workers Rescue Trapped Trout From Drought Stricken Gilroy CreekA rescue operation is underway Wednesday afternoon to catch and save a federally threatened fish stranded in a South Bay creek that's quickly drying up.
Barrier Removed From Peninsula Creek Allows Endangered Fish To MigrateRepresentatives of federal, state and local agencies Thursday announced the elimination of a 105-year-old barrier in a creek between Palo Alto and Menlo Park to allow endangered steelhead trout to migrate upstream from San Francisco Bay.
Burst Chlorinated Water Pipe Kills Fish Near Crystal Springs ReservoirAt least 30 fish were killed after a drinking water pipe burst and sent thousands of gallons of chlorinated water into a Peninsula creek.
Marijuana Farm Threatened Trout Spawning In Santa Clara CountyAn illegal marijuana grow on the Llagas River near Morgan Hill was discovered and cleaned up just in time for the spawning of steelhead trout.