Strategic Planning for Trout and Hatchery Resources

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is currently in the process of drafting guidelines for trout management. Three associated projects make up this effort:

  • Strategic Plan for Trout Management
  • Strategic Plan for Trout Hatcheries
  • Inland Trout Angling Regulations Simplification

Inland Sportfish Regulations Simplification FAQ

Attention Anglers: The comment period for the Draft Strategic Plan for Trout Management has closed. Thank you to all who submitted comments and feedback. Comments and feedback are currently under review.