Brielle Barlow, 2, and his father, Phil, wade in San Luis Obispo Creek near where the creek meets the ocean in Avila Beach. The lower flow because of the drought has prompted wildlife officials to close all fishing west of Highway 1.
Brielle Barlow, 2, and his father, Phil, wade in San Luis Obispo Creek near where the creek meets the ocean in Avila Beach. The lower flow because of the drought has prompted wildlife officials to close all fishing west of Highway 1. dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com
Brielle Barlow, 2, and his father, Phil, wade in San Luis Obispo Creek near where the creek meets the ocean in Avila Beach. The lower flow because of the drought has prompted wildlife officials to close all fishing west of Highway 1. dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com

SLO County wildlife is weathering the drought

February 17, 2014 12:28 AM