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Fishing the Bear River. This reach would be inundated by the proposed Centennial Dam. By Chandra Ferrari
Little Butte Creek is an important tributary to the famed Rogue River, and provides key spawning and rearing habitat for native steelhead and coho salmon on. Trout Unlimited is working here and in other parts of the upper Rogue watershed to protect intact habitat, bolster streamflows and restore [ READ MORE... ]
Blog Post BY sam_davidson ON March 21, 2017 - 0 COMMENTS
11.2 miles
The Mill Creek Dam Fish Passage Project site, post-construction and just prior to this winter's heavy rains. The roughened main channel and side channel will make it easier for coho and steelhead to migrate past the site.
Soda Creek, tributary to the upper Eel River. Large wood structure project directed by TU's North Coast Coho Project.  
As the California Water Board considers new water quality regulations for suction dredge mining, TU urges anglers to weigh in  
Baldface Creek, Smith River headwaters, OR. Photo: California Department of Fish & Wildlife  
Blog Post BY sam_davidson ON December 23, 2016 - 0 COMMENTS
TU in California: 2016 Highlights
By Brian Johnson
Central Valley salmon and steelhead runs, such as those in California's Merced River (above), have been in decline for decades due primarily to lack of water at critical times.
Many members of Congress have worked hard on important provisions of WRDA that deserve passage, including several which will restore watersheds and help ensure clean drinking water. TU strongly urges Congress not to hold those meritorious provisions hostage to an unworkable and unrelated drought [ READ MORE... ]