A Decade of Delta Research on Juvenile Salmon

  California’s Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is unique among large West Coast estuaries in that it supports four distinct runs of Chinook salmon (Onchorhynchus tshawytscha) as well as Read More…

Fish Arthritis Discovered

Scientists have discovered that bony fish have one more thing in common with humans than previously thought: they can get arthritis too. It was commonly assumed that Read More…

Half-pounder history

Salmonid research has an extensive history in California: studies on steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) and Chinook salmon (O. tshawyscha) in Northern California rivers date back to the mid-19th Read More…

Gopher (rockfish) guts

We know the importance of studying what fish eat when it comes to the feeding habits of salmon predators (see What’s for dinner, Last meal, Survival of Read More…

The coming megastorm

California may have a reputation as an earthquake hotspot, but the state's next major disaster could well be an epic flood. Scientists have learned that every two Read More…

Fish racetrack

We have been working with the U.S. Forest Service to test a new resistivity fish counter devise. In order to conduct laboratory trials we are constructing a Read More…