Film Friday – Gone Salmon Fishing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ahRyEqPL0o&t We spend most of our time studying salmon, but when salmon season rolls around, we sometimes split our time between studying and catching. In today's Film Read More…

The Economics of Salmon

Determining what a salmon is worth is surprisingly ambiguous. Previously, we wrote a series of articles on the economic impact of California’s salmon fishery, which generated considerable Read More…

A Weak Opener

Looks of disappointment hung on anglers’ faces as they arrived back from opening day of this year’s salmon season. A local industry that accumulates $183 million annually Read More…

Playing hooky

If a bad day of fishing beats a good day of work, then a career in fisheries is a pretty good gig. In some years, FISHBIO staff Read More…

What is a Salmon Worth?

In our last Fish Report, we discussed a new approach to conservation that highlights the benefits of natural resources by calculating their economic value. Millions of dollars Read More…

An early morning adventure

It takes a real deep-seated desire for a fishing trip to awaken at 1 am after only a couple hours of sleep—and that's exactly what we have Read More…

Salmonid restoration conference

The Annual Salmonid Restoration Conference kicked off it’s 30th anniversary last week in Davis, California, with a loud cheer from the audience as Chuck Bonham, the new Read More…