Since 1983, the Fish Sniffer has been the premier publication for West Coast anglers and Sportsmen. Each issue is jam-packed with Detailed Reports, Intuitive How-To’s, Map Features, and Industry News to keep you informed about Fishing, Boating, and Angling all over Northern California and beyond.




by Dan Bacher


Garamendi and Feinstein Drought Bills Will Sacrifice Bay-Delta Fisheries

Drought bills sponsored by Congressman John Garamendi and Senator Dianne Feinstein pose a dire threat to imperiled salmon, steelhead and ...
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Two Fish & Game Commissioners, Executive Director Appointed

Governor Jerry Brown on May 6 announced the appointment of two new members of the California Fish and Game Commission, - Russell Burns of Napa, a ...
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Taxpayers Are Paying Lion’s Share for Brown’s Delta Tunnels

How would you like to pay for a massive government public works project that will drive Sacramento River Chinook salmon, Central ...
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Photo of ocean salmon catch courtesy of CDFW.

Ocean and Inland Water Salmon Season Regulations Adopted

  The California Fish and Game Commission adopted recreational ocean and inland salmon season regulations as presented by the California Department of ...
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