Evans Creek Fish Passage

When: Completed 2015
Where: Evans Creek, a tributary of the Rogue River

Objective: A dam removal project to improve fish passage, open up additional spawning habitat, and improve juvenile fish survival

During July, August, and early September of 2015, Rogue River Watershed Council managed the removal of two dams on Evans creek for Geos Institute.  The Fielder and Wimer Dams were severe impediments to fall Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, summer and winter steelhead, and Pacific Lamprey since their construction over 80 years ago. Both of these dams … Read more »