Salmon in Sonoma Creek, Part II

Check out these Chinook salmon spawning in upper Sonoma Creek! Sent in by Ian Morrison, who took the video three days ago at his creek-side home, the footage shows a female and male salmon on a “redd” or nest, with another hanger on to the left. Several more Chinooks...

Salmon in Sonoma Creek!

This video shows the ripples of some sizable Chinook – at least three of them, each about two feet long – seen on Nov. 11 in Sonoma Creek near the Glen Ellen Bridge. They splashed around there for a while before heading further upstream to spawn. Chinook have been...

A Post-Election Message from our Executive Director, Richard Dale

It looks as if the outcome of this bitter election season will be a president, congress and judiciary with new plans for America, plans that might include some hard times ahead for the natural world and the rules and institutions we’ve built to help care for it....