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…

Fall-run Chinook salmon escapement

In order for a Chinook salmon to successfully reproduce in the Central Valley, it must survive one of the most challenging systems on the West Coast. Various Read More…

Escapement surveys

Have you ever wondered what the term salmon "escapement" means? To some it may be counterintuitive, but the "escapement" is actually the number of salmon that ‘escape' Read More…

Night shift

If you follow our Field Notes page, you should be aware of the strange hours and activities required for fisheries research, including working nights in all kinds Read More…