Cosumnes River Restoration III

Restoration Stories

Rooney Brotheres Dam form Fisheries Foundation of CA

Rooney Brothers Dam historically blocked passage for spawning Chinook and steelhead. In 2009 and 2010, the dam was modified and a series of rock weirs and resting pools between the weirs were constructed. Partners include the Fisheries Foundation of California, California Bay Delta Authority, California Department of Fish and Wildlife. © Fisheries Foundation of California