- Fish Sniffer Staff | FishSniffer.com07/26/2015
Officers from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) recently participated in a large-scale, multi-agency operation to address the devastating effects of illegal marijuana cultivation on fish, wildlife and the environment in northern California’s watersheds.
- Fish Sniffer Staff | FishSniffer.com07/22/2015
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has curtailed fishing hours on most of Oregon’s rivers to avoid additional stress on native fish already suffering from high water temperatures and low stream flows from this year’s drought.
- Cal Kellogg | FishSniffer.com07/22/2015
Traditionally speaking, when it comes to using worms for bait, worms and trout fishing go together like fried chicken and potato salad on the 4th of July! Yet it seems like every year I encounter fewer and fewer trout anglers employing worms.
- Fish Sniffer Staff | FishSniffer.com07/21/2015
The Special Operations Unit (SOU) of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife was formed for the purpose of investigating, infiltrating and apprehending those who steal California’s natural resources for profit.
- Fish Sniffer Staff | FishSniffer.com07/15/2015
Berkley® Hardbaits are new for 2016, but the concept began four years ago. Transforming the idea from napkin scribbles into action required the creation of sophisticated CAD designs and intricate molds to form an engineering facility rivaling any high-tech facility found around the world.
- Fish Sniffer Staff | FishSniffer.com07/14/2015
Because many sturgeon anglers fail to submit their sturgeon fishing report cards and data from report cards is very important, new harvest restrictions or restrictions on the sale of the report cards may be required to address uncertainty attributable to uncooperative sturgeon anglers.
- Cal Kellogg | FishSniffer.com07/10/2015
As most avid trollers know, rolling shad is one of the best ways to catch big trout and landlocked kings, yet shad can be tough to obtain, store and rig and they are not legal to use at many of our lakes. This is where Berkley Minnows, either Power Bait minnows or Gulp! minnows come in.
- Fish Sniffer Staff | FishSniffer.com07/10/2015
With a fourth year of extreme drought conditions reducing the cold water supply available, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is moving fish out of the American River and Nimbus hatcheries for the second year in a row.