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Event Dates: Various Dates between Feb 25, 2019 and Mar 17, 2020

Purpose: Various site visits to learn about the project by radio and print media professionals as well and a few representatives from our group of valued major donors.


Radio Show Hosts Armstrong & Getty observe the UC Davis team
iHeart Media Radio Show Hosts Armstrong & Getty observe the UC Davis team inserting passive integrated transponder (PIT) tags into salmon and recording critical data.

Armstrong and Getty learn more about the project from lead UC Davis researcher Rachelle Tallman.
Armstrong and Getty learn more about the project from lead UC Davis researcher Rachelle Tallman.

Armstrong and Getty learn more about overall management of the field plots from Dominic Bruno
Armstrong and Getty learn more about overall management of the field plots from Dominic Bruno, Assistant General Manager at River Garden Farms.

Timmie Mandish, Fish Biologist with the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service
Timmie Mandish, Fish Biologist with the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), viewing the drainage control structure at Knagg’s Ranch where a portion of the project’s caged fish were located.

Observing a special screened drainage structure designed and built by the UC Davis team.
Timmie Mandish (NRCS) at the River Garden Farms site observing a special screened drainage structure designed and built by the UC Davis team.

Timmie Mandish
Timmie Mandish (NRCS) overlooking all of the four field treatments being tested by the project at River Garden Farms.

Ben Sacher, State Affairs Manager for Syngenta Crop Protection. LLC, discussing the fish cage design with Paul Buttner, CRC’s Salmon Pilot Project Manager.
Ben Sacher, State Affairs Manager for Syngenta Crop Protection. LLC, discussing the fish cage design with Paul Buttner, CRC’s Salmon Pilot Project Manager.

Ben Sacher (Syngenta) checking out the specialized water control structure.

Gabriele Ludwig, Sustainability & Environmental Affairs Director for the Almond Board of California, checking out the specialized water control structure.
Gabriele Ludwig, Sustainability & Environmental Affairs Director for the Almond Board of California, checking out the specialized water control structure.

Gabriele Ludwig (Almond Board) overlooking all of the four field treatments being tested by the project at River Garden Farms.
Gabriele Ludwig (Almond Board) overlooking all of the four field treatments being tested by the project at River Garden Farms.

Ching Lee,  Assistant Editor for Ag Alert, interviews Rachelle Tallman (UC Davis) about the project at River Garden Farms.
Ching Lee,  Assistant Editor for Ag Alert, interviews Rachelle Tallman (UC Davis) about the project at River Garden Farms.