Big Chico Creek: Revisited

During the past summer, FISHBIO revisited CSU Chico’s Big Chico Creek Ecological Reserve for the fourth time since 2013 to survey the creek’s summertime trout population. The Read More…

Photo Friday: Pretty Pikeminnow

While our field activities have been suspended for the next few months, we managed to get a bit of sampling in earlier last month. Today's Photo Friday Read More…

Flashback Friday: Arrested Development

Pacific lampreys (Lampetra tridentata) are a species with a prolonged infancy. They begin their life cycle in freshwater as blind, worm-like larvae called ammocoetes, and remain in Read More…

Film Friday: Fish Counting and Flow

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kuN-j2RnEew Today's Film Friday is a time-lapse from the field, showing our fisheries technicians troubleshooting the lack of flow during the recent drought. They addressed this challenge Read More…

Flashback Friday: The Warm-Hearted Fish

Today's Flashback Friday is a look at a study that made researchers rethink the physiology of a unique marine fish. Fish don’t have a reputation for being Read More…