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Deployment of Last Cages and Telemetry Fish Introduction into Cages

protective cages prepared for deployment into the flooded fields

Event Date:  March 14, 2019 Purpose:  Last phase of work to place protective cages out in the flooded bypass (due to the regional bypass flooding) and the introduction of the last of the young salmon that will be specially tagged to allow researchers to monitor their journey towards the Golden Gate.  They will be tagged…

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Deploying Protective Cages for Telemetry Fish

fish cages being transported to the shoreline

Event Date:  March 4, 2019 Purpose:  Placing protective cages out in the flooded bypass (due to the bypass rice fields being extensively flooded in 2019) to prepare for the introduction of juvenile salmon that will receive special telemetry tags enabling researchers to track their progress towards the Pacific Ocean.  They will then grow to a…

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