Siskiyou Land Conservancy
Protecting California’s Wild North Coast and Rivers Since 2004

Fish of the Smith River

Currently, thirty-two species of fish are known to inhabit the Smith River. Of these, thirteen are anadromous (fish that are spawn in fresh water, are reared in the ocean, and return to fresh water). A functional overview of anadromous fish in the Smith River can be found in the 2002 Smith River Anadromous Fish Action Read more