April 26, 2012
SYRCL’s work to restore salmon was highlighted at the recent annual conference of the Salmonid Restoration Federation, the single organization dedicated to restoring salmonids (salmon and trout) in California. Here in the most populated state, at the southern extent of salmon’s range, the challenges are daunting. The Yuba River featured prominently in the conference, validating SYRCL’s [...]
August 10, 2011
This year salmon will have additional help when they navigate the fish ladder over Daguerre Point Dam on their way to spawning grounds in the Lower Yuba River. Last week, federal Judge Lawrence K. Karlton directed the Army Corps of Engineers to improve fish passage at Daguerre by optimizing flows through the fish ladder, more [...]
March 21, 2011
Sadly, the Fresno Bee grossly undervalued salmon restoration to the San Joaquin River in a recent article, missing the real economic and ecological impacts to salmons’ varied habitats.
November 1, 2010
Efforts to restore salmon and steelhead of the Yuba River reached an important milestone this week This is a visualization of a restored backwater habitat below Parks Bar on the lower Yuba River with the completion of the Rehabilitation Concepts Report for the Lower Yuba River. Prepared by SYRCL’s technical consultants, the 60 page report provides [...]