Deer Creek releases meant to help endangered June Sucker

May 13, 2017, 12:33 AM

A flood warning on the Provo River below Deer Creek dam comes as water managers release water to make space for snow melt. However, the outflows were also timed to provide better spawning for the endangered June Sucker, which is only found in Utah Lake and its tributaries.

Photo credit: Dave Cawley, KSL