Bay-Delta Fishery Resources

Links, images and maps for delta smelt and other Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta and San Francisco Bay fish. See also our main Delta Fisheries page and delta smelt kid-friendly species account.

Delta Smelt Q&A

See top delta smelt questions & answers.

Offices & Program Links

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service hatcheries

Our Northern California Hatcheries Page

2014-15 Salmon Transfer & Release

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service offices

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Service

State of California DEPT. OF FISH & Wildlife

San Joaquin River Restoration Program

The San Joaquin River Restoration Program is working to restore the hydrology of the, San Joaquin River- connecting it once again from Friant Dam to its confluence with the Merced River- and to reintroduce Chinook salmon to the San Joaquin River.

Delta Research Station

The Delta Research Station (DRS) is a proposed science and research center in the Delta. The planned DRS would consist of two facilities, a proposed Estuarine Research Station and Fish Technology Center. The planning for the ERS project is funded equally between California Dept. of Water Resources and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Delta Research Station website.