Richardson Bay Herring Spawn Report, San Francisco Bay

A new herring spawn was detected in the Richardson Bay anchorage (near Sausalito) on Monday this week. Rafts of birds and a few marine mammals marked the spawn area. Continue reading “Richardson Bay Herring Spawn Report, San Francisco Bay”

Richardson Bay, Point Richmond Herring Spawn Report, San Francisco Bay

Pacific Herring spawning continued in two locations in San Francisco Bay through the weekend. The Richardson Bay anchorage had good spawn coverage on the eelgrass and red algae beds. This spawn extended well into the bird sanctuary. Continue reading “Richardson Bay, Point Richmond Herring Spawn Report, San Francisco Bay”

Spawning in the New Year: Herring Spawn Report for San Francisco Bay

Two new spawning events were observed during CDFW spawn surveys yesterday. Keil Cove along the Marin County shoreline had recently deposited herring eggs on eelgrass. Continue reading “Spawning in the New Year: Herring Spawn Report for San Francisco Bay”