Jul. 3—Earlier this week, James Stone, president of NorCal Guides and Sportsmen’s Association, posted a video on the group’s Facebook page that depicted a large fish kill in the Sutter Bypass.
Stone said he was in the area of Franklin Road and that thousands of fish had died due to water levels dropping in the bypass causing the oxygen to disappear. Stone said this was due to the California Department of Water Resources not flowing enough water into the bypass to push the elevation up. He said a few hours after he shot the video, water flowed into the area