The Economics of Salmon

Determining what a salmon is worth is surprisingly ambiguous. Previously, we wrote a series of articles on the economic impact of California’s salmon fishery, which generated considerable Read More…

Toothy predator

When we write about salmon predators on our blog, we’re usually focused on non-native introduced sportfish that live in freshwater. But there’s a whole different world of Read More…

Playing hooky

If a bad day of fishing beats a good day of work, then a career in fisheries is a pretty good gig. In some years, FISHBIO staff Read More…

An early morning adventure

It takes a real deep-seated desire for a fishing trip to awaken at 1 am after only a couple hours of sleep—and that's exactly what we have Read More…

Sport fishes and food safety

Few things are quite as satisfying as frying up a fish you've caught yourself. But could eating that keeper pulled from the river be dangerous to your Read More…

Gone fishin’

It's a cool morning and the sun is just peaking up over the horizon. You pull the truck up to the river near your favorite fishing hole, Read More…

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