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Huge Salmon returns expected on Klamath/Sac in 2012

From the San Francisco Chronicle…. The council’s experts said there are 820,000 chinook in the ocean now preparing to return to the Sacramento River system to lay eggs next fall. Another 1.6 million chinook from the Klamath River are out … Continue reading

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California Central Valley Salmon and Steelhead under attack

California’s Sacramento River used to once host some of the largest runs of salmon and steelhead in the world. Since the construction of many dams, canals, and water diversion these runs have nearly become extinct. Salmon and steelhead in the … Continue reading

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