Environment

Panel examines salmon fishing at Nimbus Hatchery

A panel discussion Tuesday on salmon fishing on the American River concludes the California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s speaker series at the Nimbus Hatchery in Rancho Cordova.

Justin Cisneros, a scientific aide for the agency and an avid angler, will share tips for successful salmon fishing, including locations, gear and methods. He will be joined by Fish and Wildlife environmental scientists Rob Titus and Mike Healey, who will discuss the state of the salmon run on the American River and the department’s management approach. Wildlife Officer Alan Weingarten will be on hand clarify salmon fishing regulations, and all speakers will take questions from the audience.

The discussion starts at 7 p.m. at the Nimbus Hatchery, 2001 Nimbus Road in Rancho Cordova. Preregistration is not required.

Info: Call (916) 358-2884 or visit www.facebook.com/NimbusHatchery.

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