Mendocino National Forest officials announce several fee-free days for the 2017 season
National Wildlife letter to Senate
Parking lots and national park sites within proximity to the Golden Gate Bridge are expected to be impacted the morning and early afternoon of Friday, January 20
Jan 20 through weekend
very once in a while we close a park for maintenance or to add a new amenity. Below is an alphabetical list of open projects and/or park closures - please review this list or call ahead before heading out to your favorite park, and check back for updates. We apologize for any inconvenience!
Rancho Guadalupe Dunes is currently closed due to flooding on the road.
As many as 500 pros and co-anglers are expected to compete in the 2017 season-opening Costa FLW Series at Lake Okeechobee, Jan. 26-28.
For a variety of reasons the stocking of adult fish, including largemouth bass, into an existing fishery is an option considered by pond managers.
The California Legislature will consider game-changing opportunities in 2017 and if the past is any indication, the recreational angler’s right to fish will face continued threats
Starting today, January 17th, collegiate anglers nationwide will be able to register for the first Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series event of the 2017 season
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) reminds anglers and divers that Jan. 31, 2017 is the due date for turning in steelhead, sturgeon, abalone and north coast salmon report card data.
The Bureau of Reclamation’s Central California Area Office will reopen the Capell Cove Boat Launch at Lake Berryessa on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.
Effective today January 11, 2017, Fire Management on the Angeles National Forest and San Gabriel Mountains National Monument have downgraded the Fire Danger level from “Very High” to “High”.
The Association of Collegiate Anglers has announced that Sunline will continue its partnership support of the 2017 Cabela's Collegiate Bass Fishing Series
The last remaining area of the California coast will open to commercial Dungeness crab fishing.
Regulations for California’s popular red abalone sport fishery have changed in 2017. Due to concerns about the declining population, the season will be shortened and the take limit reduced.
Up to 36,000 cubic feet per second by Thursday
Voting concluded last week to determine the 2017 inductees to the ST "Legends of the Fly" Hall of Fame February 3rd at the Atlanta Fly Fishing Show.
League Worldwide (FLW) announced today the complete professional angler roster of 165 for the upcoming 2017 FLW Tour season
The discount will start January 15, 2017 and run through May 15, 2017.
Did you know one teaspoon of Mercury can contaminate a 20 acre lake…forever? Wildlife Forever and Green Lights Recycling are issuing a national “Recycle & Restore™ ” challenge with the goal to rec
KENNESAW, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Marine Group announced today the "Choose Reliability" Sales Event, a new promotion that offers consumers two great ways to build in additional value with the purchase of a new, select eligible Yamaha outboard during the first quarter of 2017.
Offers instant rebate from January 1 until March 31, 2017 on eligible models
State and local governments, private landowners, conservation groups and tribes will contribute an additional $20 million
The Bureau of Reclamation announced today that it has increased releases into the San Joaquin River, Madera and Friant-Kern Canals
Due to a shortage of annual Adventure Passes, forest visitors parked in standard amenity recreation fee sites within the Los Padres, Angeles, San Bernardino and Cleveland National Forests can utilize annual passes that would have expired in 2016 or January 2017 until February 28, 2017.
We’ve become a country of Republicans vs. Democrats, conservatives vs. liberals and Red vs. Blue instead of the collective Red, White and Blue.
, January 3, 2017 The Shasta-Trinity National Forest will be hosting two upcoming job fairs next week.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking proposals from states and U.S. territories for federal financial assistance for conservation activities that benefit the nation’s most imperiled species.
The 2017 YETI FLW College Fishing tournament season will kick off Jan. 14 at Lake Seminole for the first of three regular-season stops in the Southeastern Conference.
The National Park Service and Federal Highway Administration have announced changes to construction dates for the Baker-Barry Preservation Project:
Shasta-Trinity National Forest Engineer Virginia Jones is a problem solver.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has published a proposed rule to update and clarify its policies governing water supply uses of its reservoirs and seeks public comment.
CDFW January Calendar
On Dec. 24 and Dec. 26, more of the California coastline will open to the commercial Dungeness crab fishery.
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) today announced that it is awarding $40 million in Proposition 1 funds for water quality, river and watershed protection, and restoration projects for vital waterways throughout California.
Premium Cooler and Drinkware Brand Agrees To Multi-Year Deal, Becomes Title Sponsor of FLW College Fishing
The Best-Selling Series of 2016 Just Got Bigger.
Bass Pro Shops/Cabela's Merger Delayed
Lake Okeechobee Challenge (open to all) on Jan.15
Texas High School State Championship on Jan. 29
Georgia High School State Championship, Feb 11
Cabela's Lake Hartwell Early Bird Challenge, (Open to all) Feb 19
Florida High School State Championship, Feb 26
Strike King Partners with Orion Coolers, Jackson Kayaks
Estimated survival rates for this year's spring-migrating juvenile fish passing through the Columbia and Snake river system show a mixed bag of results
FLW to Debut 24-event High School Fishing Open Series
Bill recognizes fishing as significant driver of U.S. economy Courtesy American Sportfishing Association
We at CDFW think it is a great time to purchase your 2017 sport fishing license.
California State Park’s Office of Grants and Local Services is preparing guidelines to award up to $10 million in competitive grants through the Outdoor Environmental Education Facilities Program.
Wildlife officers have arrested two suspects for trafficking striped bass in Fresno County, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) announced.
California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has selected Warden Nicole Kozicki as the 2017 Wildlife Officer of the Year.
Are you interested in working for the Six Rivers National Forest this summer?
In October we shared with you that we’d received more than 30,000 comments on the draft environmental impact statement (EIS) and draft forest plans for the Inyo, Sequoia and Sierra National Forests