juvenile chinook salmon

Young Salmon Get a Truck Ride to the California Shore

Young Salmon Get a Truck Ride to the California Shore

SAN FRANCISCO, California, June 9, 2008 (ENS) – It took crews from the Coleman National Fish Hatchery three weeks – between May 19, and June 5 – to move 1.4 million juvenile Chinook salmon from the hatchery 300 miles inland at Anderson, California to San Pablo Bay. The young Chinook salmonids, called smolts, are just…