Yearly Archives: 2014


TrinityRiverSpawningSurvey_Nov11_2014
Trinity River Spawning Survey Update (Nov. 3-7) The US Fish and Wildlife Service, Yurok Tribe, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, US Forest Service, and Hoopa Valley Tribe have another weekly update for the Trinity River mainstem spawn survey Fishery crews surveyed the Trinity River from Lewiston Dam to Pigeon Point and from Hawkins […]

Trinity River Spawning Survey 11/11/2014


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  Woods Hole National Oceanographic Institution News Release Fukushima Radioactivity Detected Off West Coast FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Relations Office media@whoi.edu November 10, 2014 (508) 289-3340 Monitoring efforts along the Pacific Coast of the U.S. and Canada have detected the presence of small amounts of radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima […]

Fukushima Radioactivity Detected 100 Miles off Eureka on the West ...


Trinity River Hatchery Trapping Summary Update for Oct. 29 to Nov. 4. Total combined Chinook sharply increased for the second week from 391 to 1198. Total combined Steelhead increased from 0 to 54. 1. Hatchery summaries are not always posted on a weekly basis due to the large amount of data collection and entry. 2. All hatchery totals are complete […]

Trinity River Hatchery Trapping Summary 11/7/2014



Willow Creek Weir Trapping Summary Update for Oct. 22 to Oct 28. Fishery survey crews were only able to trap fish at the Willow Creek weir for two days because of high river flows. Total combined Chinook decreased for the 4th week from 13 to 6. Total combined Steelhead decreased for the 2nd week from 129 to 6 1. This weir is […]

Willow Creek Weir Trapping Summary 11/07/2014


Weather Reports indicate nice fall weather in the forecast this week. Monitor current and projected flows on the River Flow page. Gear Roe, Kastmasters, Kwikfish, Cleos, Worms and Spinners (Panther Martins and Blue Fox #5) have been working great for half-pounders, steelhead and salmon. Regulations CDFW reminds anglers that a salmon report card is required when fishing […]

River Fishing Report 11/7/2014


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Trinity River Spawning Survey Update (Oct. 27-30) Activity is picking up and fishery crews are reporting many active fish on the Trinity River. Fishery crews surveyed the Trinity River from Lewiston Dam to Pigeon Point and from Big Bar to Cedar Flat. A total of 533 redds and 859 carcass locations were mapped. The weekly update and full report […]

Trinity River Spawning Survey 11/4/2014




Willow Creek Weir Trapping Summary Update for Oct. 22 to Oct 28. Total combined Chinook decreased for the 3rd week from 90 to 13. Total combined Steelhead decreased from 252 to 129 1. This weir is designed to capture and estimate the population of fall Chinook salmon, coho salmon and adult fall-run steelhead and is typically operated from late August through […]

Willow Creek Weir Trapping Summary 10/30/2014


Trinity River Hatchery Trapping Summary Update for Oct. 22 to Oct 28. Fall Chinook Salmon counts begin and what is considered to be Spring Chinook has ended. Grand total combined Spring Chinook from Sept. 2 to Oct. 21 = 3,952 Total combined Chinook increased this week from 69 to 391. Total combined Steelhead decreased from 7 to 0. […]

Trinity River Hatchery Trapping Summary 10/30/2014



TrinityRiverSpawningSurvey_Oct23_2014
Trinity River Spawning Survey Update Last week fishery crews surveyed the Trinity River from Lewiston Dam to Pigeon Point and from Hawkins Bar to Rolands Bar in Hoopa. Turbid water conditions prevented survey of Rolands Bar to Weitchpec. A total  of 445 redds and 622 carcass locations were mapped, with a decrease in redds and increase […]

Trinity River Spawning Survey 10/28/2014