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CDFW Busts Striped Bass Traffickers in Fresno County

by CDFW
Wildlife officers have arrested two suspects for trafficking striped bass in Fresno County, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) announced. Leepo Her, 32, and Kue Her, 35, both of Fresno, were arrested Thursday morning, Dec. 8, on charges of
(More...) (Friday, December 9, 2016)

Baiting or Habitat Enhancement?

by CARRIE WILSON / California Department of Fish and Game
Question: I am an avid outdoorsman here in Southern California. I noticed on a recent scouting trip that someone left a bucket in one of my upland game hunting locations. It had some water in it and it looked like it
(More...) (Thursday, December 8, 2016)

Davis Lake Update

by J&J'S GRIZZLY STORE STAFF / J&J Grizzly Store and Camping Resort
Today's high was 45 degrees. So the ice I told you about yesterday is gone. There is some in a couple of coves. Drove down to Mallard about an hour ago. A bit sloppy going in, but the water is
(More...) (Thursday, December 8, 2016)

Upper Owens River Fishing Report

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
We got a little bit of snow and more is forecasted for the rest of the week here in the high country. These storms are a bit warmer, so low temps will be around the freezing level while the highs
(More...) (Thursday, December 8, 2016)

Hot Creek Fishing Report

by TOM LOE / Sierra Drifters Guide Service
Two Bug Doug and I did some looking down here at the Interpretive Site and the canyon section. I’m happy to report that the new diploid rainbows and browns have settled in and adapted to their new home flawlessly. We
(More...) (Thursday, December 8, 2016)

Warden Nicole Kozicki Recognized as CDFW Wildlife Officer of the Year

by CDFW
California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has selected Warden Nicole Kozicki as the 2017 Wildlife Officer of the Year. Kozicki has honorably represented CDFW in the San Francisco Bay Area and its communities for 27 years. Kozicki’s ability to handle
(More...) (Thursday, December 8, 2016)

Upper Owens River Fly Fishing Report : Mammoth Lakes CA – 12.7.16

by SIERRA TROUT MAGNET / Sierra Trout Magnet
Upper Owens River fly fishing near Mammoth Lakes CA is a great winter fly fishing experience …even though we just are not seeing the amount of large and prefect catchable fish heading up the river. Flows are still down
(More...) (Wednesday, December 7, 2016)

Lower Owens River Fishing Report : Bishop CA – 93514

by SIERRA TROUT MAGNET / Sierra Trout Magnet
ower Owens River fly fishing continues to be a very rewarding fly fishing experience for some of the most beautiful, and wild Brown Trout you will ever see. Flows are low and clear and wading is very easy to
(More...) (Wednesday, December 7, 2016)

Hot Creek Fly Fishing : Mammoth Lakes CA – 12.7.16

by SIERRA TROUT MAGNET / Sierra Trout Magnet
Hot Creek Fly Fishing in Mammoth Lakes has been decent as the newly released citizens are continually getting more accustomed to their new homes in the flowing voclanic aquas of Hot Creek. Fishing can be actually quite fun here
(More...) (Wednesday, December 7, 2016)

Truckee River Fishing Report

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Things will change this week as an AR is aimed at Nor Cal, lots of rain and snow expected. Good news for both Pyramid Lake in Nevada, and on the Truckee River. Looks like the storm door could remain open
(More...) (Tuesday, December 6, 2016)

Gorgeous Day at Tahoe

by HANS MOXLEY / Hooked Up Sportfishing
Fishing Guide Hans Moxley checked in with an update from Lake Tahoe. Today we had gorgeous weather on the lake and the fishing was very good too. We had two limits of Mackinaw today!
(More...) (Sunday, December 4, 2016)

Laker limits on Donner

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Fun day, 4 to the boat, lost a few.
(More...) (Sunday, December 4, 2016)

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