Editor's Corner

Written By: Dan Bacher April 16, 2015

State Legislation Targets State’s Decline in Fishing Participation

California’s costly, antiquated licensing program threatens outdoor tourism, jobs

 
April 7, 2015 (Sacramento, CA): Today, California’s leading advocate for salt- and freshwater...
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Governor Jerry Brown rips the green mask off his tunnels plan

Written By: Dan Bacher April 15, 2015

Governor Jerry Brown rips the green mask off his tunnels plan

Governor Jerry Brown has finally admitted what most Californians have known all along – the “conservation” and “habitat restoration” components of the Bay Delta Conservation Plan have been...

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California water restrictions must include Nestlé, Big Ag and Big Oil!

Written By: Dan Bacher April 13, 2015

California water restrictions must include Nestlé, Big Ag and Big Oil!

The mainstream media, state officials and corporate "environmental" groups have for years tried to portray California as the "green" leader of the nation. In reality, California suffers from...

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CDFW proposes emergency fishing closure of Sacramento River section to ‘protect’ winter Chinook!

Written By: Dan Bacher April 7, 2015

CDFW proposes emergency fishing closure of Sacramento River section to ‘protect’ winter Chinook!

The Brown administration, in collaboration with the Obama administration, has driven winter run Chinook closer to extinction through the abysmal management of Northern California reservoirs...

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Governor Brown’s drought order lets corporate agribusiness, oil companies off the hook

Written By: Dan Bacher April 3, 2015

Governor Brown’s drought order lets corporate agribusiness, oil companies off the hook

Governor Jerry Brown on April 1 issued an executive order that he claimed will "save water" during California's record drought by imposing mandatory 25 percent reductions in water usage by...

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Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishing Season Will Begin April 4

Written By: Dan Bacher March 25, 2015

Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishing Season Will Begin April 4

The recreational salmon fishing season is slated to begin in the Fort Bragg, San Francisco and Monterey South regions of the California Coast on Saturday, April 4, 2015. In spite of the record...

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Reclamation slashes American River flows to 500 cfs

Written By: Dan Bacher March 23, 2015

Reclamation slashes American River flows to 500 cfs

(Sacramento) This year was the worst ever for steelhead returns to the Nimbus Fish Hatchery on the American River – and things aren’t getting any better with a scheduled drop in flows on the...

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Written By: Dan Bacher March 19, 2015

Drought legislation must target agribusiness and Big Oil

Governor Jerry Brown joined Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de León, and Republican Leaders Senator Bob Huff and Assemblymember Kristin to unveil legislation...

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New Recreational Groundfish Regulations Now in Effect - Seasons Extended!

Written By: Dan Bacher March 12, 2015

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Written By: Dan Bacher March 8, 2015

Worst American River steelhead run on record nears dismal end

Nimbus Fish Hatchery staff continue to see the worst steelhead run on the American River, Sacramento's unique urban jewel, but a few fish continue to trickle into the river.

“We have trapped...

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