salmon

Fish plants in Lake Tahoe greatly altered

It was reported here that the native minnow population in Lake Tahoe has seriously declined.Some may say, “So what?” But it means with a declining food source, the populations ...

Bait fish, minnow population down in Lake Tahoe

The largest freshwater lake in the United States is partly in California. We share that lake with Nevada. It’s Lake Tahoe.People come from all over the world to see the lake. It' ...

Millions of baby salmon already released from Nimbus Hatchery

A few thousand salmon find their way back to their home stomping grounds each year, the Nimbus Hatchery. When they return, it’s the end of their life cycle.To propagate future ge ...

NID water project aids fish migration around Lincoln

A fish passage project that will allow fall-run Chinook salmon and steelhead trout to migrate farther upstream on Auburn Ravine Creek was approved April 27 by the Nevada Irrigation ...

Did you clean your boat at the end of last season?

Did you really get down and clean your boat before the winter storms dropped in on us? Many anglers don’t do that thorough cleaning, thinking there’s still one more trip in the ...

Increase in salmon numbers spawns Auburn Ravine optimism

Fish numbers are up in the river system that Pacific salmon pass through to spawn in Auburn Ravine. And the state Department of Fish and Game’s newly released figures from the f ...

Salmon sightings in Auburn Ravine

Salmon are returning to the Auburn Ravine. Jack Sanchez, president of the Auburn-based Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead, reported that two witnesses saw three large salmon ...

Salmon numbers leap this year

The numbers are low by historical standards but this year’s expected 122,000 salmon run on the Sacramento River is promising. “Any improvement is good news because we’re ...
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