Learning to Fly Fish on the San Lorenzo

San Lorenzo Park in the city of Santa Cruz was recently flooded with fly fishing aficionados and novices alike during the 3rd annual Día de Pescar Fly Read More…

Photo Friday: Salmon Fest Set-Up

Ready, set, roll! We changed things up a little at this year's Stanislaus River Salmon Festival. Instead of bringing out one of our boats to display, we Read More…

STEPping Out: Using Salmon as a Teaching Tool

When it comes to teaching young students complicated ecological concepts, such as life cycles, food webs, and evolutionary adaptations, salmon make an ideal teaching tool. These remarkable Read More…

Film Friday: Snorkel School

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIDUVLcYsKc Today we're going back to school – snorkel school, that is! Our Film Friday highlights outreach work with Chico State University, where we taught students in Read More…

Supporting Women in Fisheries Science

Women have been forging careers in fisheries science since the early 1900s, following in the footsteps of early pioneers such as Rosa Mabel Lee, the first woman Read More…

Endangered Species in the Spotlight

At FISHBIO, we’re big fans of building (slightly) larger-than-life fish puppets to parade at the Butte Environmental Council’s annual Endangered Species Faire. Our truly giant Mekong Giant Read More…

Curiosity in the Classroom

Why do salmon fry have yolk sacs? What do salmon do when they go to the ocean? What do they eat? Why do salmon die when they Read More…

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…

Run4Salmon: The long way home

For many of us, “going home” consists of getting in a car and driving to reach our houses. For winter-run Chinook salmon that historically spawned on the Read More…

Photo Friday: Job Shadow

Our Oakdale office was happy to participate in a recent job shadow program sponsored by the Oakdale Chamber of Commerce.  We hosted a senior at Oakdale High Read More…