See the Emergency Closures page before visiting a CDFW office, facility or property.
Contact an Information Officer
Search CDFW news releases, or browse by date
Sign up to receive CDFW News by email*:
*Accredited media representatives should contact an Information Officer to be placed on CDFW’s media list.
Follow on Twitter @CaliforniaDFW
Follow on Facebook
CDFW is seeking data and public comment on a proposal to list the Inyo rock daisy under the California Endangered Species Act.
Seven years of carefully planned habitat restoration on private land in the Mojave Desert have yielded hope for the persistence of the endangered Amargosa vole.
CDFW is seeking data and comments on a proposal to list the Temblor legless lizard under the California Endangered Species Act (CESA).
CDFW has announced the recreational Pacific halibut fishery will close Sunday, Aug. 7 at 11:59 p.m. Based on the latest catch projections, CDFW expects the 2022 California recreational quota of 38,740 net pounds will be exceeded unless the fishery is closed.
CDFW is soliciting public input on a proposed regulation change that would restrict the harvest of striped bass to a “slot limit” between 20 and 30 inches for inland anadromous waters. Under the proposal, all striped bass caught below 20 inches in length and above 30 inches in length would have to be released.
Office of Communications, Education and Outreach
P.O. Box 944209, Sacramento, CA 94244-2090