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SCIENCE NEWS: Coho climate challenge: identifying at-risk populations; Chinook salmon declines related to changes in freshwater conditions; Forecast errors and uncertainties in atmospheric rivers; Rising sea levels and river delta growth; and more …

Coho climate challenge: identifying at-risk populations:  "A wealth of data about the past can make it easier to predict the future. Biologists studying economically valuable salmon often have the advantage of ... Read More...

SCIENCE NEWS: The improbable comeback of spring-run Chinook salmon in the San Joaquin River; Symposium on estuarine connectivity; Floater mussels take fish for an epic joyride; Move over, San Andreas: There’s an ominous new fault in town; and more …

Science of an underdog: the improbable comeback of spring-run Chinook salmon in the San Joaquin River:  ““You can’t design a worse evolutionary strategy for the Anthropocene”  There are many variants on this qu... Read More...

SCIENCE NEWS: Updates from the State of the San Lorenzo Symposium; DWR research vessel helps monitor climate change in Delta; How a team of scientists studying drought helped build the world’s leading famine prediction model; To bugs in streams, fine sediment is not so fine; and more …

Heart of Santa Cruz: Updates from the State of the San Lorenzo Symposium: "In the shade of the redwoods, a mere stone’s throw away from Lompico Creek, interested citizens, agencies, and organizations gathered o... Read More...