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CDFW to Host Public Meeting on Ocean Salmon Fisheries

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) invites the public to attend its upcoming annual Salmon Information Meeting. The meeting will feature the outlook for this year’s sport and commercial ocean salmon fisheries, in addition to a review of
(More...) (Sunday, February 17, 2019)

 Owens River Annual Clean Up 2-9-2019

by CALIFORNIA WATERFOWL ASSOCIATION / California Waterfowl Association
  Meet @ 8AM Pleasant Valley Campground @ the footbridge     Bring gloves. Be prepared to help clean up as much of the river as we can.    Bring family and friends! The more people, the cleaner the river!    Coffee and baked good provided for
(More...) (Saturday, February 9, 2019)

 2019 Topaz Derby

by DOUG BUSEY / Carson Now
Hello fellow anglers, I hope Santa was good to you.  We are coming up with in a few days of the Topaz opener, which is January 1,2019.  The water level is coming up, but still down from last years opener. 
(More...) (Monday, December 31, 2018)

Things are Starting to Heat Up on Pyramid Lake

by RENO FLY SHOP / Reno Fly Shop
Things are starting to heat up on Pyramid Lake. Recent storms have brought the fish in close and while air temps have been cold water temps near the shore have been in the high 30’s and low 40’s each afternoon. Anglers
(More...) (Thursday, February 14, 2019)

Lake Sabrina Winter

Looking towards Lake Sabrina from down by Intake 2
(More...) (Wednesday, February 13, 2019)

Until Then, it's Tahoe, Bullards Bar, or Scott's Flat.

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
Respooling rods today, I thought of everyone who might be affected by this current storm. I hope everyone stays safe. With all the snow at Donner lake, I may wait another week before I start running trips there.  Until then, it's
(More...) (Wednesday, February 13, 2019)

Fishing is Usually Pretty Good with the Higher Flows.

by MATT KOLES / Gilligan's Fly Service
Digging out. Sorry for the delayed post. This is the first time I’ve been able to log into my site. It’s still slow as F, but hopefully it gets fixed this week. You can always keep up on my Instagram. Big, big
(More...) (Monday, February 11, 2019)

Quality in Size Being at the Forefront

February fishing on Pyramid Lake has been similar to December and January, with quality in size being at the forefront rather than numbers; although when a storm blows in we do see the numbers jump up. It’s been cold so
(More...) (Monday, February 11, 2019)

A Winter's Day on Lake Tahoe

On some of these dreary wet days it may not seem like a good fishing season, but if you take a longer term perspective this is close to a perfect winter. We depend on winter to provide the water the fish
(More...) (Sunday, February 10, 2019)

A Lot of Snow on Top.

by J&J'S GRIZZLY STORE STAFF / J&J Grizzly Store and Camping Resort
As of this morning lake level is at 81% full. This up 4% from last Saturday. The lake is frozen, but a lot of snow on top. The ice is not officially monitored, so it is up to you to decide
(More...) (Sunday, February 10, 2019)

CDFW Magnifies Efforts to Recruit Hunters and Anglers

In an effort to get more Californians involved in fishing, hunting and outdoor recreation, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is partnering with the recreational fishing and hunting communities, state and federal agencies, and others to address barriers
(More...) (Saturday, February 9, 2019)

Commission Accepts Listing Petition; Requires Closure of Some Recreational Fishing in Klamath Basin

At its February 2019 meeting in Sacramento, the California Fish and Game Commission (Commission) took action on a number of issues affecting California’s natural resources. The Commission accepted a petition to list Upper Klamath-Trinity River Spring Chinook Salmon as endangered, setting
(More...) (Friday, February 8, 2019)

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