CDFW's high public use areas, including visitor centers and license counters, are temporarily closed to help slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Before heading to a CDFW facility, contact the regional headquarters office to determine if that facility is open. See CDFW’s Online License Site for information on purchasing licenses, permits, tags and other entitlements.
Blunt-nosed Leopard Lizard
The Mission of the Department of Fish and Wildlife is to manage California's diverse fish, wildlife, and plant resources, and the habitats upon which they depend, for their ecological values and for their use and enjoyment by the public.
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Prevent or address conflicts with wildlife.
Or report your fishing or hunting harvest.
California Fish and Game Commission Meets Remotely
Online Grant Application Workshop on Oct. 21
Extended Tax Filers Can Support California’s Endangered Species Through Oct. 15
Upper Klamath River Salmon Quota Met
Heavy Construction, Restoration Work Forces Temporary Closure of Ocean Ranch Unit Within CDFW’s Eel River Wildlife Area
Feather River Fish Hatchery Seeks to Increase Production, Offset Drought Impacts to Feather River Chinook Salmon Populations
CDFW Offering Free Swan Tours This Fall and Winter
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