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2022-2024 News Releases

  • March 27, 2024

Yesterday, the California Fish and Game Commission unanimously approved changes to the 2024 groundfish season opening dates, fishing depths and bag limits.

Categories: FGC, Fisheries, Fishing, Marine
  • March 27, 2024
spring turkey

California’s general spring turkey season opens statewide March 30, and runs through May 5.

Categories: Hunting, Lands, Licensing, Upland Game
  • March 20, 2024
fish seized in law enforcement operation

CDFW law enforcement uncovered a network of recreational fishermen engaged in commercial fishing businesses with no regard to limits, documentation or adhering to the highly regulated business practices of the commercial fishing industry.

Categories: Fishing, Law Enforcement
  • March 13, 2024
Joshua trees

Join CDFW Thursday, April 4, 2024, from 10 a.m. to noon, for a virtual meeting on the development of a western Joshua tree conservation plan.

Categories: Environment, Plants, Rare Species, Species
  • March 5, 2024
lobster traps seized in investigation

CDFW has announced the successful prosecution and conviction of a Santa Barbara commercial lobster fisherman on a multitude of commercial lobster fishing violations.

Categories: Fishing, Law Enforcement

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