Film Friday: Giving Back to Big Chico Creek

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hr7TLjfHlZo Today's Film Friday highlights our snorkel surveys to study the rainbow trout and other fishes of Big Chico Creek. We thought it was a fitting flashback, Read More…

Bugging Out

One of the activities we take the most pride in is providing educational opportunities for children in the communities where we work. From small rural villages in Read More…

Unleash the Salmon Cannon

Now even salmon can realize dreams of flight. Last year, a device dubbed the “salmon cannon” rocketed to popular stardom with the help of John Oliver, when Read More…

Big Chico Creek: Summer Survey 2.0

At FISHBIO, we believe in giving back to the waterways in our backyard. That’s why we conducted a fish population survey in Big Chico Creek this past Read More…

Take it to the limit

Last summer we set out to improve our understanding of Chico’s liquid gem, Big Chico Creek, and conducted the first assessment of the creek’s fish community in Read More…

A swim in the park

Perhaps no natural feature is more prominent in the minds of Chico, California, residents than the beloved Big Chico Creek. Like a blue lifeline, the small creek Read More…

Taking stock of Big Chico Creek

In early August, FISHBIO completed our first snorkel survey in the Big Chico Creek watershed. Specifically, we surveyed the 4.5-mile reach of the creek within the boundaries Read More…

In need of a fish ladder facelift

Many Chico residents, hoping to escape the intense summer heat of the California Central Valley, often retreat to the cool waters of Big Chico Creek in Bidwell Read More…

Local Stewards: The Stream Team

In celebration of Earth Day today, FISHBIO wanted to highlight grassroots environmental projects happening in our own backyard. We did not need to look far: The Stream Team Read More…