salmon

Reader input: Salmon, seriously?

I thought I was reading a puff piece straight from the public relations department of the Nevada Irrigation District (“Boutique conservation efforts lose sight,” Reader ...

The Food Dude: Salmon, one of the most versatile and healthy ingredients

The connection between seafood and health is undeniable, yet information available to consumers can be confusing and conflicting. Doctors, nutritionists and federal agencies reco ...

Reader Input: NID happy-talks over salmon issues

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has plans to build dams on Bear River to once again increase its bottom line at the expense of the environment. Its plans seem unwarranted since ...

Reader Input: Stop the sham and fix the dam!

The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) provides a dependable, quality water supply to about 25,000 homes, farms, and businesses in Nevada County and Placer County. It strives to be ...

Reader Input: Open plea to NID

I am a teacher at Ophir STEAM Academy. For years, my 8- and 9-year-old students have conducted stream studies of the Auburn Ravine and learned about the salmon native to our area, ...

Another View: Salmon migration blocked by Hemphill Dam

Many individuals and agencies have worked diligently to get salmon 22 miles up Auburn Ravine to the current blockage at Hemphill Dam a few miles east of Lincoln.   NOAA (N ...

Reader input: NID needs to act on fish access

I have been following the saga of SARSAS (Save Auburn Ravine Salmon and Steelhead) and its efforts to get the Nevada Irrigation District to move on providing fish access at the Hem ...

Reader Input: Irrigation district ignores environment

Nevada Irrigation District (NID) has plans to build two new dams on the Bear River to once again increase its bottom line at the expense of the environment. Their plans seem a li ...

Volunteer groups clear the way for salmon

Auburn area restoration crews were clearing streams to make way for fish populations Wednesday morning as part of ongoing habitat restoration projects. Conservation crews focused ...

Reader Input: Dam damaging salmon swim

The beautiful Auburn Ravine creek runs from Auburn down to Lincoln and on out to the Sacramento River. Due to the lack of rain in the fall of 2013, the upstream migration of salm ...