trout

Wild turkey, pheasant hunting seasons open

The second Saturday of November marked the opening for the state’s wild turkey and the annual tromp-through-fields pheasant hunting seasons.Those hoping to put a wild turkey ...

Abalone fishery now officially closed in Sonoma County

The dying off of abalone since August throughout the diving areas of Sonoma County has been reported here.It was attributed to a red tide, bacteria-laden water so called because it ...

Did you clean your boat at the end of last season?

Did you really get down and clean your boat before the winter storms dropped in on us? Many anglers don’t do that thorough cleaning, thinking there’s still one more trip in the ...

It's abalone season on the coast

Red abalone is one of the state’s most prized shellfish, and it was pursued by about 34,000 people last year. Abalone may only be taken off the coast from San Francisco north to ...

Trout planted here and there, but not everywhere

A 2008 agreement that resolved a lawsuit between the Department of Fish and Game and certain environmental groups impacts the waters in which fish-planting can be done. The suit s ...