Chapman Brothers & JC Store

Chapman Brothers & JC Store

It was great hanging out with John & Butch Chapman (and Caos the dog) on the Trinity River by the historic Chapman Ranch talking about fishing, family outings and growing up on the great Trinity River.

Keeping the River

Keeping the River

Although this focuses on the Klamath River, this is a wonderful view of Yurok, Karuk and Hupa tribal members and their relationship with the fish of the Klamath, and by connection, the Trinity. This is part of the KCET Series “Tending the Wild” which can be viewed here at the link here. https://www.kcet.org/shows/tending-the-wild  

Sweet Trinity Guide Service

Sweet Trinity Guide Service

We spent a few minutes talking to Travis Michel from Sweet Trinity Guide Service about his history on the Wild & Scenic Trinity River and what he sees as the transformative experiences on the river.  

Transformation of Former Dump Into Prime Wildlife Habitat

Transformation of Former Dump Into Prime Wildlife Habitat

“The Yurok and Hoopa Tribes worked together to create more than a hundred acres of high quality salmon habitat on the Trinity River,” said Richard Nelson, Director of the Yurok Watershed Restoration Program. “In terms of its potential to increase fish populations for future members of both tribes, this was the most phenomenal project that we’ve ever completed. It was amazing to see these results in such a short period of time.” The Bucktail Project, located about ten miles east…

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Spawning Day at Lewiston Hatchery – Sat. October 22

Spawning Day at Lewiston Hatchery – Sat. October 22

Free event!  Great for kids and adults of all ages. 🙂 What:  Salmon Spawning Day When:  Saturday October 22 from 9:00 am – 12 noon Where:  Trinity River Fish Hatchery in Lewiston The recent rain should increase the numbers of salmon spawners returning to the Trinity River and this Saturday fish biologists will be on hand at the Lewiston Trinity River Fish Hatchery to point them out and talk fish. On Saturday October 22 from 9:00 am – 12 noon,…

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