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State of California California Drought Action

Feather River Fish Hatchery Seeks to Increase Production, Offset Drought Impacts to Feather River Chinook Salmon Populations

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) have announced a joint effort at the Feather River Fish Hatchery in Butte County to aid in offsetting impacts to spring-run and fall-run Chinook salmon resulting from this year’s extreme drought conditions.