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Fish Tags Identify Spring-Run Chinook Salmon Broodstock

Feather River Fish Hatchery staffer inserts two fish tags on either side of a Chinook salmon's dorsal fin identifying the fish as a spring-run Chinook salmon before returning in to the Feather River
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Feather River Fish Hatchery in Butte County recently completed the tagging of 2,746 spring-run Chinook salmon in May and June.