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Stories with organization: California Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Threatened salmon die after utility temporarily shuts canal 
    Updated: Jun-19-15 5:37 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO - More than one-tenth of the largest wild population of threatened salmon in the Central Valley died after repair work near a power plant led Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to cut off a cooling flow of water into a creek, wildlife and utility officials said Friday.

  • California tries to save salmon in Wine Country creeks 
    Updated: Jun-11-15 7:13 pm

    SONOMA, California - California is taking desperate steps to save the last endangered salmon in Wine Country creeks that are going dry because of over-pumping and the drought, officials said Thursday.