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February 22, 2012

California’s Dry Winter Continues; A Drought Year Looms

February 22, 2012
California’s vital snowpack has fallen to approximately 30% of normal for this time of year, and with no real storms on the horizon, it looks to
January 17, 2012

2011: CalTrout’s Year in Pictures

January 17, 2012
We’re putting together our “CalTrout’s Year In Review” email right now, but while we’re waiting, we thought we’d feature a few of the pretty and interesting
January 4, 2012

It’s Too Early To Call It A Drought, But Northern California’s Snowpack Almost Nonexistent

January 4, 2012
The snow has yet to really fly in the Northern California, and while many ski resorts are feeling the heat, the state’s fly fishermen are also
January 3, 2012

Study Reports Hatchery Salmon, Steelhead Damaging Wild Fish Genetics

January 3, 2012
Researchers are reporting that hatchery-bred steelhead and salmon (West Coast) are far less productive in the wild than wild fish, and that the “domestication” of steelhead
December 30, 2011

With Sadness, We Note The Passing of Martin Seldon

December 30, 2011
It is with sadness that CalTrout notes the passing of Martin Seldon, a founding CalTrout Director, FFF luminary, and dogged advocate for our fisheries. Marty established
December 5, 2011

CalTrout’s Executive Director’s Update

December 5, 2011
[Ed’s Note: This originally appeared in the Fall print version of CalTrout Streamkeeper’s Log newsletter] Over the last few weeks, I’ve had opportunities to meet with
November 9, 2011

California Chapter of Trout Unlimited Names Brian Johnson Director

November 9, 2011
From the Trout Unlimited, California Chapter website: Brian Johnson, who for six years headed up the California Water Project for Trout Unlimited (TU), has been named
November 4, 2011

Wardens Bust Illegal Water Diverters, Save Santa Clara County Steelhead Trout Run

November 4, 2011
California’s steelhead trout populations suffer from all sorts of issues — including (now) illegal water diversions from marijuana cultivation. In this case, Llagas Creek had been
October 12, 2011

US Fish & Wildlife Service Says California Golden Trout Doesn’t Need ESA Protections

October 12, 2011
The US Fish and Wildlife Service recently announced they were declining to list the California Golden Trout as endangered, and while a denied ESA listing is
October 7, 2011

PG&E Conducting Tests: Pit 5 Will Be Blown Out Tuesday

October 7, 2011
PG&E’s conducting flow gate tests on Pit 5 this Tuesday, which not only means high water that day, but likely unsettled fishing. From PG&E: Pacific Gas
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