A salvage crew works on the Spirit of Sacramento, a paddlewheel boat that previously provided tours of the Sacramento River and the Delta, which sunk in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta near Bethel Island.
A salvage crew works on the Spirit of Sacramento, a paddlewheel boat that previously provided tours of the Sacramento River and the Delta, which sunk in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta near Bethel Island. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com
A salvage crew works on the Spirit of Sacramento, a paddlewheel boat that previously provided tours of the Sacramento River and the Delta, which sunk in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta near Bethel Island. Manny Crisostomo mcrisostomo@sacbee.com

Capsized Spirit of Sacramento drained, en route to Sausalito

September 29, 2016 11:20 AM

UPDATED September 30, 2016 08:35 AM

Comments

More Videos

These salmon swim upstream -- to dinner tables 1:26

These salmon swim upstream -- to dinner tables

Where the Rancho Tehama shootings happened 0:36

Where the Rancho Tehama shootings happened

Firefighters help spread word after boy seeks show of solidarity in mom's cancer fight 0:50

Firefighters help spread word after boy seeks show of solidarity in mom's cancer fight

This is what the interstellar visitor passing through our solar system looks like 0:47

This is what the interstellar visitor passing through our solar system looks like

Watch woman squeeze through McDonald's drive-thru-window for food, drink 1:31

Watch woman squeeze through McDonald's drive-thru-window for food, drink

Watch the Capitol Christmas tree go up 1:12

Watch the Capitol Christmas tree go up

A look back at Black Friday 2017 1:28

A look back at Black Friday 2017

Their performances stood above the rest: Meet The Bee's Preps of the Week 2017 1:13

Their performances stood above the rest: Meet The Bee's Preps of the Week 2017

Who will stay, who will go? 49ers' five most intriguing free-agency decisions 2:07

Who will stay, who will go? 49ers' five most intriguing free-agency decisions

Have you seen these fugitives? Sacramento's most wanted for the week of Nov. 24 1:21

Have you seen these fugitives? Sacramento's most wanted for the week of Nov. 24

  • These salmon swim upstream -- to dinner tables

    At the end of their lifecycle, many salmon that reach the Nimbus Fish Hatchery are killed for spawning, then their carcasses are frozen and shipped for processing. The salmon will be distributed to food banks to help needy families during the winter months.