Southern humpy

It’s been a season for unexpected salmon sightings in the San Joaquin Basin. We recently reported on the chum salmon we spotted migrating up the Tuolumne River. Read More…

Fish Passage Conference Collaboration

With fish migrations and monitoring programs few and far between during the summer, the hottest months of the year end up being the perfect time for researchers Read More…

Plunge into “Fish Passage 2016”!

The International Conference on River Connectivity (Fish Passage 2016; https://fishpassage.umass.edu) will be in session next week (June 20-22, 2016) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst (USA). FISHBIO Read More…

Following the Salmon Homecoming

Fall is homecoming season for a variety of migrating fish species, including fall-run Chinook salmon on the Stanislaus River. After two or three years of living in Read More…

Riverwatchers unite!

The Riverwatcher infrared fish scanner, developed by Vaki Aquaculture Systems Ltd. in Kopavogur, Iceland, is a truly international tool for monitoring fish migration. The Riverwatcher collects data Read More…

Chinook salmon escapement preview

Across the West Coast, fall-run Chinook salmon migration is wrapping up and abundance estimates are being calculated. Most salmon abundance counts are calculated using carcass surveys to Read More…

Fish passage connections

A big thank you to everyone who came out to visit FISHBIO and VAKI at the International Conference on Engineering & Ecohydrology for Fish Passage at Oregon Read More…

The one that got away…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fl1MCQwk9lo A handy feature of the VAKI Riverwatcher system is that it allows us to record video clips of each fish that passes through our fish counting Read More…

Seminar success!

If you’re having trouble viewing the presentation, you can also download it. FISHBIO and VAKI Aquaculture Systems conducted a seminar this week in California to introduce fisheries Read More…