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Thermalito Afterbay

Status:  Log in or Register... 05.27.15
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Level:  05.27.15
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Fish Species in Thermalito Afterbay:
Black Crappie, Bluegill, Brown Bullhead, (Log in for full fish species list)
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Thermalito Afterbay
Managing Agency: Surface Acres: Capacity AF: Elev:
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Thermalito Afterbay is second largest body of water in the Lake Oroville System. The body of water provides extremely diverse fishing opportunities for coldwater and warmwater fish. Access to the lake is via the Oroville Wildlife Area managed by the California Department of Fish and Game. No permits or passes are required except for camping and turkey hunting. Water is released from the afterba... Log in for additional details...

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From DFG: Access to Oroville Wildlife Area is via Highway 162 to the headquarters entrance, about 1/2 mile west of Highway 70, or at Larkin Road. Access for Thermalito Afterbay Unit is Wilbur Road at Hwy 162. The Thermalito Unit is five miles west of Oroville, east of Highway 99. Shooting range access is via Rabe Road.

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Thermalito Afterbay Stocking 2018 to 2020
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