CDFW Press Releases


Fish and Game Commission Approves White Sturgeon as a Candidate Species for Listing as Threatened cover picture
The California Fish and Game Commission (Commission) approved... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
6-28-2024
CDFW Releases 1 Million Chinook Salmon into San Pablo Bay from Cal Maritime Campus  cover picture
As the sun set over the San Pablo... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
6-14-2024
Important Information for California Anglers Bound for Oregon’s Recreational Ocean Salmon Fisheries: Oregon Salmon Must be Brought onto Oreg cover picture
With the 2024 closure of ocean salmon fisheries... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
5-24-2024
Razor Clam Fishery Closes in Humboldt County Due to Public Health Hazard cover picture
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW)... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
5-2-2024
El Dorado County Angler Becomes 500th to Complete CDFW’s Heritage Trout Challenge cover picture
Video for the Heritage Trout Challenge Here: https://youtu.be/lNfHpHhGSO8 The California... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
5-1-2024
Updated Ocean Sport Fishing Regulations Booklet Now Available​ cover picture
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
4-22-2024
Recreational Groundfish Season Opens in All State Waters on April 19, 2024 cover picture
On March 26, 2024, the California Fish and... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
4-19-2024
CDFW to Release Juvenile Coho, Chinook Salmon into Klamath River cover picture
More than 500,000 salmon will be released over... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
4-12-2024
PFMC Recommends Repeat Closure for California’s 2024 Ocean Salmon Fisheries cover picture
On Wednesday, April 10, 2024, the Pacific Fishery... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
4-10-2024
Federal Funding Allocated for California 2023 Salmon Fishing Disaster; CDFW Seeks Public Input on Spending Plan cover picture
On April 6, 2023, the Pacific Fishery Management... more »
California Department of Fish & Wildlife
4-5-2024
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