Porter Creek Streamflow Enhancement Plan

UC Berkeley, California Sea Grant, Sonoma Resource Conservation District, Trout Unlimited
Publication Date
Streamflow conditions on Porter Creek






This plan provides a summary of a collaborative project conducted by Sonoma RCD, UC Berkeley, Trout Unlimited, E and J Gallo Winery, and California Sea Grant to evaluate the influence of flow augmentation on coho salmon and steelhead in Porter Creek. Results from five years of research and monitoring are presented along with a plan to augment flows from an irrigation pond for the benefit of juvenile salmonids.