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Steelhead are making a real run of it
Sacramento Bee
AMERICAN RIVER – The salmon spawning area on the American River above the power lines at the lower end of Ancil Hoffman Park to below the Nimbus Fish Hatchery closed to fishing as of Oct. 31. There have been no reports of steelhead entering the ...

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The Guardian

Sacramento's salmon run in full swing, but drought still a worry
Sacramento Bee
Nimbus Hatchery on the American River has collected about 3,000 adult salmon in the first two weeks of the spawning operation, with six more weeks to go, said Gary Novak, a hatchery manager with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
California salmon run flounders as rivers run warmer and lowerThe Guardian

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Small Placer dam is a big barrier to salmon
Sacramento Bee
... Valley fall-run Chinook salmon, particularly as water temperatures warm due to climate change. The fish need better access to cold, high-elevation water cut off in prior decades by major water storage projects, like Folsom Dam on the American River.

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News10.net

Poachers take in Calif: $100 million on the black market
News10.net
It's about personal profit," Fish and Wildlife Officer Patrick Foy said. He took News10 on a hunt for poachers in the wee hours of the morning. Using night vision technology, he scanned the American River outside the gates of the Nimbus Fish Hatchery ...


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