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  • Due to low flows, Feather River fish are released into the Sacramento River - By Risa Johnson, Chico Enterprise-Record POSTED: 05/02/18, 6:00 PM PDT Sacramento >> One million baby fall-run salmon raised in the Feather River Hatchery were released on Wednesday morning into the Sacramento River. This comes as the Northern California Guides and Sportsmen’s Association says it negotiated a deal with the state...
  • Quite a sight: 1M chinook salmon released into Sacramento River - Vicki Gonzalez, KCRA Updated 8:51 am, Friday, May 4, 2018 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KCRA) — One million fall-run chinook salmon were released into the Sacramento River Wednesday. The smolts were bred at Feather River Hatchery in Oroville through the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The smolts will now head to...
  • Water agency approves $11B for California twin tunnels plan - LOS ANGELES (AP) — California’s largest water agency on Tuesday approved a nearly $11 billion plan to help fund two enormous tunnels, breathing new life into Gov. Jerry Brown’s ambitious and controversial plan to remake the state’s water system. The board of the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California voted...
  • California doesn’t want this towering water project. Trump administration may build it anyway - The Trump administration is pushing forward with a colossal public works project in Northern California — heightening the towering Shasta Dam the equivalent of nearly two stories. The problem is that California is dead-set against the plan, and state law prohibits the 602-foot New Deal-era structure from getting any taller....
  • Feather River flow cranked up for young salmon - Yuba City >> A half-million baby spring-run salmon were released Monday into the Feather River, which is far less than normal, according to the Golden Gate Salmon Association. The fish were released downstream from the confluence with the Yuba River, according to the association. Normally 2 million of the spring-run...