NorCal Recreational Red Abalone Fishery Staying Closed For Next 5 YearsAnglers are being reminded that the Northern California recreational red abalone fishery will remain closed for the next five years.
Wildlife Rescues Urge People To Clean Up Fishing Lines As More Animals Get TangledThe Gold Country Wildlife Rescue in Auburn posted multiple pictures over the last few days of two geese with lines painfully wrapped around their feet. Another goose had swallowed a fishing hook.
Record Low Number Of US Fish Stocks Subject To OverfishingA federal government report stated Tuesday that the list of fish stocks that are subject to overfishing in the U.S. fell to an all-time low in 2019.
Delayed Trout Season Opens In Eastern Sierra's Inyo CountyTrout season was allowed to open Thursday in the Eastern Sierra’s Inyo County after a delay due to concerns that an influx of anglers would spread COVID-19 in the region, which has some of California’s most prized stream and lake fishing.
California Delays Trout Season In 3 Counties Amid Coronavirus PandemicCalifornia has delayed the start of spring trout season in three rural counties where local officials are concerned out-of-towners could spread the coronavirus to residents.
After First Meeting Goes Off The Rails, California Again Weighs Some Freshwater Fishing BansCalifornia regulators will try again to convene an online public meeting to discuss a potential limited ban on freshwater fishing during the coronavirus pandemic after last week's teleconference was canceled when it became overwhelmed by hundreds of callers.
Off The Hook: California King Salmon Rebounds After DroughtTrolling off the California coast, Sarah Bates leans over the side of her boat and pulls out a long, silvery fish prized by anglers and seafood lovers: wild king salmon.
Board Approved Fishing Moratorium At Elk Grove ParkThe Consumnes Community Services District has voted to temporarily ban fishing at Elk Grove Park.
More Water To Save Salmon Draws Protest From California FarmersHundreds of California farmers are protesting a plan by state water officials to increase water flows in a major California river and its tributaries.
Sacramento Police Take Children Fishing For First TimeMore than a dozen kids took their rods and reels out on the water Saturday for a day of fishing hosted by Sacramento Police.
Officials Recommend Red Abalone Fishing Season Shut DownCalifornia wildlife officials are recommending the 2018 season for red abalone fishing be shut down due to concerns about declining populations.
Alleged Gunman Leads Rangers On Slow-Speed Pursuit In KayakA fisherman is facing serious charges after allegedly putting down his rod and pulling out a gun.
Department Of Fish And Wildlife Announces Free Fishing DaysDo you want to try fishing, but don't want to shell out the $15 for a one-day sport fishing permit?
Anglers Applaud Bill To Change California Fishing LicensesCalifornia is looking to reel in the money when it comes to those hooked on fishing. The state sells licenses that expire at the end of the year -- no matter when you buy it. But a new bill passed by the Senate could change all that.
Auburn Man Catches Record-Breaking Spotted BassA Northern California man may have caught a world-record worthy spotted bass in Yuba County.