Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
Stakeholders discuss health issues facing Klamath Salmon
FORTUNA- Stakeholders were educated on the most recent information regarding Klamath River fish health. Scientists, government employees, university professors, tribes and private companys all attended the meeting hosted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Oregon State University.
The fish health workshop has been held over the past 10 years to help educate and discuss the issues impacting salmon in the Klamath Basin. The Klamath River Fish Habitat Assessment Program has ranked the fish's health as their highest priority.
Over the past decade fish's health has been impacted. Scientists say juvenile Salmon have become increasingly exposed to disease, which has caused high levels of death.