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  • April 10, 2024
Salmon laying on the deck of a boat.

On Wednesday, April 10, 2024, the Pacific Fishery Management Council (PFMC) acted unanimously to recommend closure of California’s commercial and recreational ocean salmon fisheries through the end of the year, mirroring recommendations made last year to close the fisheries in 2023.

Categories: Fisheries, Fishing, Salmon
  • December 12, 2023
Photo shows fish passage structure to be replaced

CDFW today announced the selection of 26 projects that will receive a collective $14 million to protect, restore and enhance the freshwater habitats of salmon and steelhead in northern California.

Categories: Fisheries, Grants, Salmon
  • May 25, 2023
Big Chico Creek

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is pleased to announce $20.4 million in awards to 15 projects to improve salmon habitat and support climate resiliency, wildlife corridors and wetlands restoration.

Categories: General, Grants, Habitat Restoration, Salmon
  • April 13, 2023
Underwater photo of juvenile Chinook salmon in the Klamath Basin.

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) today announced nearly $36 million in projects to benefit salmon and their habitats, and to further support climate resiliency, wildlife corridors and wetlands restoration.

Categories: Fire, Fisheries, Grants, Habitat Restoration, Klamath Basin, Salmon
  • April 6, 2023
ocean salmon on dock in measuring device

Today, the Pacific Fishery Management Council (PFMC) acted unanimously to recommend a full closure of California’s commercial and recreational ocean salmon season.

Categories: Fisheries, Fishing, Salmon

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