Dan Kleinman unloads his catch in bodega Bay in this August 2005 photo.  The number of chinook salmon returning to the Central Valley has reached a near-record low that could lead to severe restrictions on West Coast salmon fishing this year.
Dan Kleinman unloads his catch in bodega Bay in this August 2005 photo. The number of chinook salmon returning to the Central Valley has reached a near-record low that could lead to severe restrictions on West Coast salmon fishing this year. AP
Dan Kleinman unloads his catch in bodega Bay in this August 2005 photo. The number of chinook salmon returning to the Central Valley has reached a near-record low that could lead to severe restrictions on West Coast salmon fishing this year. AP

Salmon run in big trouble, fish counts show

January 30, 2008 04:59 AM