Sacramento local

What more fitting place to catch a Sacramento pikeminnow than on the Sacramento River, a short swim from the Sacramento Airport. We scooped up this massive native Read More…

Survival of the biggest

Predation by large, non-native predators on salmon and steelhead outmigrants has received a lot of popular press in California's Central Valley over the last year. Certainly there Read More…

Are you attached?

Found in many of the same watersheds and very similar in appearance, Sacramento Pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus grandis - top of photo) and Hardhead (Pogonichthys macrolepidotus - bottom of Read More…

Hotlips

This 26 inch Sacramento pikeminnow (Ptychocheilus grandis) is a native California fish found in mid-elevation rivers throughout the Sacramento and San Joaquin basins. It is believed that Read More…