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California Drought Has Wild Salmon Competing With Almonds For Water

California Drought Has Wild Salmon Competing With Almonds For Water

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Thousands of Chinook salmon are struggling to survive in the Klamath River, where waters are running dangerously low and warm. Cold reservoir water is instead going to farms in the Central Valley.

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First King Salmon of the Season: Recipe

First King Salmon of the Season: Recipe

Our local king salmon season has begun. Make the most of the early season’s succulent, richly flavored fish with this great slow-cooking technique. Perfect fish that’s never dry or overcooked, in less than 30 minutes!

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Truckin': Salmon Take A Long, Strange Trip To The Pacific Ocean

Truckin': Salmon Take A Long, Strange Trip To The Pacific Ocean

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

California’s severe drought has left rivers so dry that young salmon can’t make their usual migration. To save the fish and the industry, the state is giving millions of salmon a lift.

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‘Peak Salmon’ May Be Unlikely, But Threats to Farmed Salmon Loom

‘Peak Salmon’ May Be Unlikely, But Threats to Farmed Salmon Loom

| March 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some speculate that overfishing of the small fish fed to farmed salmon led to the all-time high prices seen in 2013. But Norwegian salmon experts say the bigger threat to the farmed fish is disease.

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California’s Pot Farms Could Leave Salmon Runs Truly Smoked

California’s Pot Farms Could Leave Salmon Runs Truly Smoked

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Marijuana cultivation is booming along the state’s North Coast. But these plantations, critics say, guzzle enormous amounts of water while also spilling pesticides and fertilizers into waterways that are important sources of the West Coast’s salmon species.

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On Hot Summer Days, Cook Your Fish Without Fire

On Hot Summer Days, Cook Your Fish Without Fire

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

As much as a river-cold slice of watermelon is refreshing in the summer, there are sweltering days when you need a cold meal with a little more heft, a little more protein. On those days, there’s raw fish.

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Learn How To Butcher, Smoke and Can a Whole Fish with Chef Neil Davidson

Learn How To Butcher, Smoke and Can a Whole Fish with Chef Neil Davidson

Wild salmon season’s in full swing. Through CUESA and Urban Kitchen SF, Stephanie Rosenbaum learns from chef Neil Davidson and fishing expert Maria Finn how to fillet, cure, can, and smoke whole salmon and black cod.

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How To Clean Up Fish Farms And Raise More Seafood At The Same Time

How To Clean Up Fish Farms And Raise More Seafood At The Same Time

| June 6, 2013 | 1 Comment

Coastal fish farms are a major source of the seafood we eat, but all the fish waste they generate takes a toll on the environment. So a researcher in Canada is trying to clean up fish farms by creating an ecosystem where fish waste gets taken up by other valuable seafood commodities, like shellfish and kelp.

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Eat Fish And Prosper?

Eat Fish And Prosper?

| April 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

In a 16-year study, adults age 65 and older who ate fish regularly were observed to live longer and were less likely to die of cardiovascular disease. It’s the latest finding to bolster doctors’ recommendations that people should eat one to two servings of fatty fish per week.

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Home Is Where the Heart Is On Valentine’s Day

Home Is Where the Heart Is On Valentine’s Day

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Enjoy a special dinner made with love at home this Valentine’s Day. All the fancy, none of the fuss: heart-shaped Beet and Goat Cheese Napoleon Salad, Salmon with Dill Beurre Blanc, and Braised Fennel with Pancetta.

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Return of the Chinook

Return of the Chinook

| August 8, 2012 | 1 Comment

Excited by the return of California California salmon, locals are keeping fishing charter boats busy.

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The Whole Fish: Snout to Tail Movement Meet Gills to Adipose Fin

The Whole Fish: Snout to Tail Movement Meet Gills to Adipose Fin

| May 31, 2012 | 2 Comments

Now there’s a new trend burgeoning, which I am calling “gill to adipose fin,” or using the whole fish. This summer, California is enjoying a strong Chinook salmon comeback.

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Double Corn Delight

Double Corn Delight

Poached salmon with a delightful, delicious corn relish: what more does a summertime dinner need?

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Salmon with Creamy Mustard Sauce

Salmon with Creamy Mustard Sauce

| April 21, 2010 | 6 Comments

Taking a page out of the Barefoot Contessa’s book, to create an easy, healthy, delicious supper of Salmon with Creamy Mustard Yogurt Sauce.

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