Winter Run Hard Hit By Drought
Most winter run eggs died in the Sacramento River this year from elevated water temperatures
Adult winter run salmon spawned from May into August in the upper Sacramento River near Redding. River temperatures were elevated.
Rotary screw traps at Red Bluff recorded very few surviving juvenile winter run migrating down river to the Delta
Painter’s Riffle Salmon Spawning Beds Restored
Photos Courtesy of Dave Vogel
Federal Hatchery Salmon Avoid Drought, Get Ride to Delta Two Years in a Row