Fish and Game Commission

Placer County panel hears debate on allowing bear hunt with hounds

Could Placer County supervisors have sign-off powers allowing hunting bears with hounds? That’s the proposal now percolating in committee in Sacramento in a bid to overturn ...

Don’t go down slippery slope

Recently 40 State Assembly members signed and sent a letter to Fish and Game Commission President Dan Richards asking his resignation for killing a mountain lion in Idaho. The let ...

Fish and Game Commission rejects DFG proposal on striped bass changes

A blue-ribbon panel that hopes to make recommendations that could make the Department of Fish and Game and Fish and Game Commission more efficient recently stated that in theory, t ...

New striped bass regulations are a step toward improving the Delta

The California Delta ecosystem is in trouble. Native fish populations have declined significantly in recent years and if the status quo is maintained, further declines are sure to ...