The Current Magazine Fall 2016 - Page 3

FEATURE

4 COVER STORY

The vast majority of dams in California were built without any regard for

fish and wildlife. Putting nature back in the mix

is a complex and

lengthy process.

SCIENCE

20 THE ERA OF

DAM REMOVAL

Dr. Rob Lusardi outlines what we can expect in the nascent era of dam evaluation and potential removal.

24 UCSB RIVRLab Invasives control on Santa Clara River.

EVENTS

38 FIVE RIVERS CHALLENGE

This event, originally launched in the 1980s,

is resurrrected with great success and fun.

PROJECTS

30 MC REDBANDS

CA DFW reintroduces McCloud redbands rescued in 2013.

36 NIGIRI PROJECT

Watch No Going Back and give your support.

REGULARS

42 CRAIG'S CORNER

Craig Ballenger on

High Sierra Trout.

44 SPOT CHECK

Tyler Graff visits

Wolf Creek.

REFLECTIONS

48 READERS' PHOTOS

See who won the 2016 Photo Contest Grand Prize, People's Choice Award and Best Photos.

56 TAIL OUT VIDEOS

Picks from CalTrout's video vault and other finds from around the web.

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THE CURRENT - FALL 2016