Latest Department of Fish and Game Stories

2012-03-05 11:01:41

Scientists from PRBO Conservation Science and the Department of Fish and Game have completed an innovative study on the effects of climate change on bird species of greatest concern.

2011-07-01 06:30:00

CONCORD, Calif., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Pan California (www.goldpancalifornia.com), a gold mining supply shop located in the Bay Area, is full of suction dredge gold miners celebrating a line-item veto that Governor Brown made in the final State Budget today.

2011-05-31 12:37:00

CONCORD, Calif., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold Pan California (www.goldpancalifornia.com), a gold mining supply shop, has been looking forward to the relief of November like salve applied to a burn.

2008-07-11 00:00:15

By Nels Johnson, The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif. Jul. 10--ASSEMBLYMAN Jared Huffman of San Rafael was named to the top fisheries post in the state Assembly this week, and promptly outlined a tentative agenda calling for reforms including an overhaul of the Department of Fish and Game.

2008-07-08 12:00:39

By Peter Ottesen, The Record, Stockton, Calif. Jul. 8--Applications for big-game hunting tags in California increased dramatically during the past decade, according to the Department of Fish and Game's License and Revenue Branch. Deer tag applications jumped from 38,533 in 1997 to 53,826 in 2007.

2008-06-17 09:00:00

Coyotes have been attacking and sometimes killing domestic pets in Marina and Del Rey Oaks, prompting Marina police to issue an alert.

2008-06-04 12:00:00

Central California lakes and waterways are being threatened by tiny mollusk invaders that pose as hitchhikers.

2007-07-29 06:20:00

The California Trout environmental and sport fishing group say the state needs greater authority to ban gold seekers from using vacuum or suction dredge machines on rivers and streams where endangered fish species live.

2007-02-22 12:00:37

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2006-04-19 07:15:42

A bacterialike disease that can cause blindness in birds has been detected for the first time in wild finches in California, the state Department of Fish and Game said Tuesday.

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  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
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