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Observation results from the 2013 spawning migration

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date creek location number of fish comments observer
5/13/2013 Seigler Perini 0
Voegtly
4/29/2013 Seigler Perini 0 2 minnows Voegtly
4/29/2013 Seigler Perini 0 warm - no aquatic life. Seigler & Perini creeks running very slow for this time of year Desmond
4/22/2013 Adobe SBR 0 hundreds of fry, probably both hitch and suckers Britton
4/22/2013 Seigler Perini 0 water 3 deep Voegtly
4/21/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 low water;juv.suckers Franson
4/21/2013 Kelsey detention 0 juveniles seen upstream from dam Murphy
4/21/2013 Middle end, Bridge Arbor 0 juvenile suckers seen Franson
4/21/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 1 dead fish, not id'ed Franson
4/20/2013 Adobe SBR 0 lots of swallows, one heron Ott
4/19/2013 Kelsey Hellsbend 0 hundreds ofjuveniles about 3/4 inch long Murphy
4/18/2013 Seigler Perini 0 water level low Desmond
4/17/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0
Franson
4/17/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0
Franson
4/17/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 ~14 un-id'ed ~3 cm juveniles observed Franson
4/17/2013 Seigler Perini 0 6-8" wide turtle swimming downstream. ~6" deep water downstream of bridge Voegtly
4/16/2013 Adobe SBR 0 2 herons Ott
4/16/2013 Seigler Perini 0
Voegtly
4/16/2013 Seigler Perini 0 1 drake Voegtly
4/15/2013 Seigler Perini 0 no wildlife in sight, water level continues to slow Desmond
4/14/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 smaller juv.Sac suckers seen Franson
4/14/2013 Alley Pitney Bridge 0
Franson
4/14/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 no predators seen Franson
4/14/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 few predators seen Franson
4/13/2013 Adobe SBR 0 lots of swallows Ott
4/13/2013 Kelsey barrier 10
Oscar Alvarado
4/12/2013 Kelsey barrier 0 windy, two birds Oscar Alvarado
4/12/2013 Seigler Jessie St 0 clear but rather low Barnes/Rett
4/12/2013 Seigler Rebekah 0 clear but rather low Barnes/Rett
4/12/2013 Seigler sewer line 0 clear but rather low Barnes/Rett
4/12/2013 Seigler 1000 below sewer line 0 water too murky to see into Barnes/Rett
4/11/2013 Adobe SBR 10 one small group hanging out in this area for several days Britton
4/10/2013 Adobe Bell hill 0 juv.Sac.suckers seen Franson
4/10/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 no predators seen Franson
4/10/2013 Cole Clark Dr 0 breaks in fish passage Franson
4/10/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 passerines heard Franson
4/10/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 passerines heard Franson
4/9/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0
Devoto
4/6/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0
Devoto
4/6/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson
4/6/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 again,slightly lower water Franson
4/6/2013 innamed Eickhoff Rd 0 no eggs, larvae seen Franson
4/6/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 1 pr mergansers seen Franson
4/6/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 unidentified juvenile fish seen, ~1-2 cm Franson
4/6/2013 Scotts Blue Lakes 0 no eggs, larvae seen Franson
4/5/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0
Devoto
4/5/2013 Adobe Merritt 0
Devoto
4/5/2013 Schindler 4th St 0 creek does not look passable Barnes/Rett
4/5/2013 Seigler Jessie St 0 water fairly clear and appears passable Barnes/Rett
4/5/2013 Seigler Rebekah 0 water fairly clear and appears passable; blue heron Barnes/Rett
4/5/2013 Seigler sewer line 0 water fairly clear and appears passable; significant splash 100 below sewer line Barnes/Rett
4/4/2013 Seigler Perini 0 raining Voegtly
4/4/2013 Seigler Perini 0
Voegtly
4/3/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson
4/3/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Kelsey Creek 43 DFW electrofishing survey: one recapture Ewing
4/3/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Cole Creek 0 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
4/3/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 slightly lower water levels Franson
4/3/2013 Cole Clark Dr 0 narrow openings in rocks Franson
4/3/2013 Cole Clark Dr 0 water level down 1-2 cm Franson
4/3/2013 Kelsey Hellsbend 1 one very large dead female; flow visibly diminishing Murphy
4/3/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 2 g.b.heronsd seen Franson
4/3/2013 Middle Hwy 20 0 ~200'S of bridge Franson
4/3/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 water being pumped out of Tulelake Franson
4/3/2013 Seigler Perini 0 no aquatic life of any kind, low flow for April Desmond
4/2/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no hitvh either above or below culverts Devoto
4/2/2013 Kelsey Hellsbend 35 in two schools Murphy
4/2/2013 Kelsey Hellsbend 1 dead Murphy
4/2/2013 Lyons Lakeshore 0 water very murky Y totally impassable over concrete ledge Barnes/Rett
4/2/2013 Morrison Hwy 20 0 no flow, just puddles Barnes/Rett
4/1/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no fish above or below crossing Devoto
4/1/2013 Adobe Finley East 0
Murphy
4/1/2013 Kelsey SBR 0
Murphy
4/1/2013 Kelsey Hellsbend 70 in two schools Murphy
4/1/2013 Kelsey detention 0 no fish either above or below dam Murphy
4/1/2013 Seigler Rebekah Lodge 6 4 8 fish and two smaller in a 1-2 ft deep pool. Water murkey Barnes/Rett
3/31/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson
3/31/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 slightly lower water levels Franson
3/31/2013 Cole Clark Dr 0 slight opening created, no algae Franson
3/31/2013 Cole SBR 0 water still, dark Franson
3/31/2013 Kelsey detention 3-400 several small schools, appear to be mostly large females and some look a little beat-up, not surprising since the water is low. Murphy
3/31/2013 Kelsey SBR 1 dead 1, dead, upstream Franson
3/31/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 water being pumpedSF
3/30/2013 Adobe
3
Britton
3/29/2013 Seigler Jessie St 0 water barely running Barnes/Rett
3/29/2013 Seigler sewer line crossing 0 water barely running Barnes/Rett
3/29/2013 Seigler Rebekah Lodge 0 water barely running Barnes/Rett
3/28/2013 Seigler Perini 0 2 mallard ducks Voegtly
3/27/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson
3/27/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 water levels higher ~2-3 cm Franson
3/27/2013 Cole Clark Dr. 0 algae Franson
3/27/2013 Cole SBR 0 water still, algal growth Franson
3/27/2013 Kelsey
1 dead Franson
3/27/2013 Kelsey SBR 1 dead 1dead fish,hitch Franson
3/27/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 water being pumped out of Tulelake Franson
3/26/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Kelsey Creek 3 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
3/26/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Cole Creek 3 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
3/25/2013 Schindler Hwy 20 0 water low and in many places not passable Barnes/Rett
3/25/2013 Schindler 4th St 0 water low and in many places not passable Barnes/Rett
3/25/2013 Seigler Perini 0
Voegtly
3/25/2013 Seigler Perini 0 water clear, flow volume low Desmond
3/24/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no presdators seen Franson
3/24/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 lower water levels Franson
3/24/2013 Cole Clark Dr. 0 algae on surface Franson
3/24/2013 Cole SBR 0 water still, algal growth Franson
3/24/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 1 RTHA seen Franson
3/24/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 water being pumped out of Tulelake Franson
3/23/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 both above & below culverts Devoto
3/23/2013 Adobe SBR 0 50 suckers and one heron Windrem
3/23/2013 Kelsey Detention 0
Windrem
3/23/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 3 herons sunning and resting Windrem
3/22/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 both above & below culverts Devoto
3/22/2013 Adobe SBR 0 50 suckers and one heron Windrem
3/22/2013 Seigler Jessie St 0 water too low Barnes/Rett
3/22/2013 Seigler sewer line crossing 0 water too low Barnes/Rett
3/22/2013 Seigler Rebekah Lodge 0
Barnes/Rett
3/20/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson
3/20/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn.Rd. 0 warer slightly higher Franson
3/20/2013 Cole Clark Dr 0 water up slightly Franson
3/20/2013 Cole SBR 0 Water flowing slowly Franson
3/20/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 no predators seen Franson
3/20/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 no predators seen Franson
3/19/2013 Seigler Perini 0 water clear, flow down for this time of year Desmond
3/18/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Kelsey Creek 20 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
3/18/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Cole Creek 10 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
3/17/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson
3/17/2013 Clover Bypass Elk.Mtn.Rd 0 low water Franson
3/17/2013 Cole Clark Drive 0 low water Franson
3/17/2013 Cole SBR 0 water very still Franson
3/17/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 R-T hawk,2 G.B.herons Franson
3/17/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 no predators seen Franson
3/16/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 1 dead sucker above culverts Devoto
3/16/2013 Middle Hwy 20 0 No birds no fish Windrem
3/16/2013 Scotts Decker 0 No birds no fish Windrem
3/16/2013 Scotts Eickhoff 0 No birds no fish Windrem
3/16/2013 Scotts TwoKey 0 No birds no fish Windrem
3/16/2013 Scotts Blue Lake Outlet 0 No birds no fish Windrem
3/15/2013 Cole Clark Drive 0 low water Franson
3/15/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 passerines heard Franson
3/15/2013 Seigler Rebekah Lodge 0 1 dead sucker being eaten by vulture Barnes/Rett
3/14/2013 Adobe ? 40 a few minnows Jared Strate
3/14/2013 Kelsey Main St 20 baby fish, rushing water Jared Strate
3/14/2013 Middle ? 0 many birds Jared Strate
3/14/2013 Middle Hwy 20 0 3 suckers, 4 egrets Franson
3/14/2013 Scotts Tulelake 0 merganseras, scaups, P.cormorants
3/14/2013 Seigler Perini 0 water clear, no fish or other wildlife Desmond
3/13/2013 Adobe SBR 0 6 Sacramento suckers under willow patch Smythe
3/13/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 8suckers and one osprey Windrem
3/13/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 low water Franson
3/13/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mtn Rd 0 low water Franson
3/13/2013 Cole Clark Dr. 0 low water Franson
3/13/2013 Hill Merritt 0 Just a trickle of water Windrem
3/13/2013 Kelsey below detention 0 many predators observed Smythe
3/13/2013 Middle 1/4 mi downstream from Hwy 20 0 60 Sacramento suckers Smythe
3/13/2013 Thompson Highland Springs 0 Creek dry Windrem
3/12/2013 Adobe Bell Hill o 6 Sacramento suckers below crossing Devoto
3/12/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 6 Sacramento suckers above low water crossing Windrem
3/12/2013 Seigler Jessie St 0 water clear and running well; 1 fish seen briefly but not confirmed as hitch Barnes/Rett
3/11/2013 Adobe SBR 0 1 dead Sacramento sucker Ryan
3/11/2013 Adobe SBR 0 about 25 suckers in two schools: They are larger than hitch and are very beautiful with their gold sides and a dark stripe about 1/2" wide running along their sides from the nose to the tail. Seen from directly above, their tails display a light orange-yellow color as they swish back and forth. Windrem
3/11/2013 Adobe Finley East 0 no birds Pollett/Schreiber
3/11/2013 Adobe SBR 0 6-10 fish, probably Sacramento suckers.1 dead Pollett/Schreiber
3/11/2013 Adobe SBR 0 20 Sacramento suckers, 1 heron Windrem
3/11/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Cole Creek 3 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
3/11/2013 Clear Lake mouth of Kelsey Creek 0 DFW electrofishing survey Ewing
3/11/2013 Clover Bypass Elk Mt Rd 0 sucker struggling and resting every several ft Franson
3/11/2013 Kelsey SBR 0 no birds Pollett/Schreiber
3/11/2013 Kelsey Sac Perch Dr 0 no birds Pollett/Schreiber
3/11/2013 Kelsey SBR 0
Windrem
3/11/2013 Manning SBR 0 too shallow for fish Pollett/Schreiber
3/11/2013 Seigler Perini 0
Voegtly
3/10/2013 Middle Hwy 20 0 2 pr.mallards Franson
3/9/2013 Adobe SBR 0
Franson
3/9/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 dead fish-no id Franson
3/9/2013 Cole Clark Dr 0
Franson
3/9/2013 Kelsey SBR 0
Franson
3/5/2013 Seigler Perini 0
Voegtly
3/2/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 beautiful clear water but rather low Devoto
3/2/2013 Manning SBR 0 water backed up from Clear Lake to a bit above the bridge Devoto
3/2/2013 Manning Ackley 0 very low water Devoto
2/24/2013 Seigler Sewer pipe 0
Windrem
2/24/2013 Seigler Jessie St 0
Windrem
2/23/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0
Windrem
2/23/2013 Adobe Highland Springs Dam 0 3 mergonsers Windrem
2/10/2013 Adobe SBR 0
Franson
2/10/2013 Cole CLSP 0
Franson
2/10/2013 Kelsey CLSP 0
Franson
2/9/2013 Adobe Finley Rd 0
Windrem
2/9/2013 Adobe Soda Bay Rd 0
Windrem
1/17/2013 Adobe Bell Hill 0 no predators seen Franson