Fishing Reports

By Stacy Barawed I still remember the first time I’d heard about the Folsom Bass ...
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Joining A Bass Club…

By Arlando Abella I headed to New Melones to film for my new series on ...

Midwinter Bassventure At New Melones Reservoir

The NorCal Trout Anglers Challenge (NTAC) tour began the 2019 season on Saturday, February 2 ...

NTAC Anglers Bag Big, Bold Trout at San Pablo Reservoir

By Kevin Hofer There are plenty of lakes in the Mother Lode and Bay Area ...

Off The Radar Trout Destinations For The NorCal Kayaker

by Jack Naves One of the appeals of fishing is the virtue of optimism it ...

One Bite Away!

Big numbers of steelhead are showing on the American River, the crown jewel of the ...

Big Numbers of American River Steelhead Excite Anglers

By Cal Kellogg I am sure that many of you are familiar with the expression ...

Here Comes The Prespawn, Get Ready For The Most Exciting Bass Action Of The Year!

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How To Articles

By Stacy Barawed I still remember the first time I’d heard about the Folsom Bass ...
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Joining A Bass Club…

I’ve caught a lot of sturgeon. Not as many as real pros like Jay Lopes, ...

So, You Want To Catch A Sturgeon?

By Mark Fong Wintertime bass fishing can be a formidable endeavor for many reasons. Unstable ...

Jerking Winter Bass With The Ima Flit

By Cal Kellogg I’m approaching the end of my first year as a kayak angler ...

Kayaking During The Cold Chill Of Winter

Cold Water Bass Fishing
By Larry Hemphill Bass anglers are better able to deal with cold weather than are ...

Cold Water Bass Fishing

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Spotlight on Conservation

Bill Wells, the Executive Director of the California Delta Chambers & Visitor's Bureau, has issued a statement regarding Governor Gavin Newsom's call to end the twin tunnels project and support a one tunnel plan instead: "The California Delta Chambers & Visitor's Bureau opposes diverting the Sacramento River around the Delta. We have never made a distinction over the method of diversionwhether it be canals, tunnels, or any other conveyance. Diverting the river will destroy what is left of the Delta. The water barons in the south will want as much water as they can get out of the system and ...
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It's starting to look more and more certain that we're going to have good salmon fishing this year. We now know how many salmon retuned to the Central Valley last year and scientists have used those numbers to forecast how many salmon will greet the fleet when the season opens this year. Unofficial reports say we should anticipate just under 400,000 adult Sacramento Valley salmon in the ocean now, and this is probably conservative. In addition, more salmon, above the 400,000 forecast, from the Mokelumne River hatchery and San Joaquin Valley, are out there too (not to mention the Klamath and other ...
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In his first State of the State Address at the State Capitol on February 12, Governor Gavin Newsom called for an end to Jerry Brown’s Twin Tunnels, but said he supports one tunnel. “I do not support the Water Fix as currently configured," said Newsom. "Meaning, I do not support the twin tunnels. But we can build on the important work that’s already been done. That’s why I do support a single tunnel." “The status quo is not an option. We need to protect our water supply from earthquakes and rising sea levels, preserve delta fisheries, and meet the needs ...
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Photo meme courtesy of Restore the Delta. On February 1, Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) introduced legislation that will require more legislative oversight and public scrutiny of former Governor Jerry Brown’s controversial Delta Tunnels/California Water Fix Project. The bill was introduced as Delta advocates are criticizing the Department of Water Resources (DWR) and the Delta Conveyance Design and Construction Authority(DCA), a Joint Powers Authority (JPA), for approving contracts to move forward with project even though the required permits haven’t been obtained yet. Senate Bill 204 would establish requirements for both DWR and the DCA to submit information about pending State Water Project contracts to the Legislature for ...
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