Fish Talk – The Barbless Podcast

For a few hours about once a week, the conference room in our Chico office is transformed into a recording studio. Two fish aficionados, Chad Alderson and Read More…

The most interesting fish in the world

We recently embarked on a quest to find the most interesting fish in the world. Clearly, what constitutes “interesting” is highly subjective: we asked 20 FISHBIO staff Read More…

Photo Friday: Oh Deer

It's not uncommon to see deer in the field, but spotting eight at once is a bit of a treat.  Our crew recently witnessed this herd of Read More…

Citrus Season

While summer is typically the time of most abundance at FISHBIO Farms, winter is when our citrus season is in full swing. The rest of the garden Read More…

Presidents Day: Fisherman in Chief

In honor of Presidents Day, we wanted to take a look back at this story of some entrepreneurial endeavors of our first president. Many remember George Washington Read More…

Film Friday: Marking Salmon

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlOLpBA0UU8 Juvenile salmon outmigration season is underway! As the young fish make their way through the rivers and out towards the ocean, we monitor their population with Read More…

Survival of the Salamanders

Secretive salamanders often live out of sight, creeping out of their burrows at night or when things are wet – times when people are not likely to Read More…

Winter-Run Critical Habitat Conundrum

Just when you think you’ve got a species figured out, sometimes they show up where they’re “not supposed to be” and make you reconsider. This recently happened Read More…

Photo Friday: Heads Off

Sometimes cutting off salmon heads is all in a day's work. But it's not a macabre fetish – we're after valuable information about the fish's life stored Read More…

Subterranean Fish Rescue

We’ll go to great lengths to rescue fish, even when it takes us to unexpected places. When we got a call from the Modesto Irrigation District to Read More…