View Full Version : Monday Press Conference on DFG Cuts

07-23-2005, 09:59 AM

Hunters and Fisherman concerned over Governor's cuts
to the Department of Fish and Game

WHAT: Representatives from fishing and sportsmen organizations will
comment on the
recent budget cuts to the California Department of Fish and Game. Topics to
include cuts to salmon and trout restoration programs, fish hatcheries and
the lack
of sufficient game wardens to crack down on

WHO: Zeke Grader, Pacific Coast Federation of Fisherman
Chuck Bonham, Trout Unlimited
Bob Orange, Vice-President CA Fish and Game Wardens' Association.
Jim Crenshaw, California Sportfishing Association
Kim Delfino, Defenders of Wildlife
Vern Goehring, Sea Urchin Fisherman
Brad Willis, Fish Hatchery Workers
Representatives from the CA Striped Bass Association, Mule-Deer Association,
and Quail Hunters Association

WHERE: Discovery Park Boat Launch Ramp at the American River Parkway

WHEN: Monday, July 25, 2005
10:30 a.m.

I-5 North. Exit on Richards Blvd. Make a left at the bottom of the exit
ramp, merge into the right lane. Travel under the overpass and make a right
at Jim Boom Street, the first street before the La Quinta Hotel. (street
sign is obscured). Travel on Jim Boom to the Discovery Park entrance. ($4
park fee will be waived for the event). Travel across the bridge and make a
left at the stop sign arriving at the boat launch ramp. (Approximately 10
minute drive time from the Capitol.)