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Sonoma County Hunter Education Instructors of the Year

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) named Sonoma County husband and wife Tom and Sharon Henderson as 2017 Hunter Education Instructors of the Year. This is the first time the honor has been awarded to two instructors. “The Hendersons
(More...) (Tuesday, September 26, 2017)

Shasta Lake Trout still fat still biting

by SCOTT CALDWELL / SC Guide Service
Shasta Lake trout continue to bite. Yesterday my client Jesse and found good action in multiple spots. The Trout still deep around a 100 feet but have begun move around a little more as they get ready to spawn. Sep's
(More...) (Tuesday, September 26, 2017)

Donner lake fishing report

by SHAUN RAINSBARGER‎ / Shaun's Guide Service
We released 6 next year's fish today! But, we got limits by 10 and 2 bonus Macs. 
(More...) (Monday, September 25, 2017)

Kings arriving daily

by KIRK PORTOCARRERO / SacRiverGuide.com
Today justin fished the Sacramento he caught his limits all on roe!
(More...) (Monday, September 25, 2017)

Glory Hole Fishing Report

Fall weather has finally broke the heat wave that had a grip on us for weeks. Melones is currently holding fairly steady falling just 3 ft. in the last 30 days. Because of the cooler weather, we are noticing
(More...) (Sunday, September 24, 2017)

Bass-Tub Has A Good Day

by ERIK ANFINSON / Bass Tub Sportfishing
Today the Bass Tub fished a half day trip and ended the day with limits of Striped Bass and 6 Halibut. We have plenty of room next week, give us a call at 415-456-9055 for more information or to
(More...) (Sunday, September 24, 2017)

Love Martha Has A Good Trip

by MIKE RESCINO / Lovely Martha Sportfishing
Capt Mike checked in from the Lovely Martha out of Fishermans Wharf in San Francisco as they returned from a private charter with 20 anglers. Today we stayed in the bay and ended the day with limits of Striped
(More...) (Sunday, September 24, 2017)

Another killer day at the islands!

by JONATHON SMITH / Happy Hooker Sportfishing
Today was another amazing trip aboard the Happy Hooker! Motored out to the islands and hit the lingcod and rockfish hard. Ended up with 28 lings up to 15 pounds and limits of rockfish for our 19 anglers. Weather and fishing
(More...) (Sunday, September 24, 2017)

San Pablo Reservoir Fish Report 9-24-17

by SAN PABLO RESERVOIR STAFF / East Bay Municipal District
Catfish, Crappie and Bass are biting.  Chicken Liver, Anchovies or night-crawlers are your best bet for catfish.  Crappie will bite on a red-worm, crappie nibble or an atomic teaser.  Bass use a Berkeley plastic worm with a Gamakastu off-set shank
(More...) (Saturday, September 23, 2017)

Silver Lake Fish Report 9/12 – 9/23/17

by ANDREW JONES / Silver Lake Resort
This past week we went from Summer, to Fall, to Winter in a matter of days, but that didn’t stop the fishing to be spectacular here at Silver Lake. In between some brutal wind and snow, the fishing here at Silver
(More...) (Saturday, September 23, 2017)

Evolution Of Wild Horses And Cattle And The Effect On Range Damage

by CAPT. WILLIAM E. SIMPSON II / My Outdoor Buddy
Most people, even some so-called 'scientists', who enter into the debate on the causes of the degradation of range-land and riparian areas have some gaps in their understandings as to the evolutionary origins and differences between wild horses and cattle
(More...) (Saturday, September 23, 2017)

Sentinel/Herald Fish Report

After seeing some tuna caught recently, we had high hopes for this week’s report to include big albacore scores. Alas, the few boats that made it out to the tuna grounds did not find any albacore this week. The warm
(More...) (Friday, September 22, 2017)

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