Category Archives: DFG

Details of lead ammunition ban for hunting blow up on Internet

This wasn’t a surprise, yet the hunting/shooting community is acting like it has just discovered all lead ammunition will be banned for hunting in California by July 1, 2019. It’s an Internet revelation with the accompanying outrage. At the end … Continue reading

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Mojave Preserve remains closed to hunters for deer season opener; DFW fails to notify tag holders

The Mojave National Preserve, a unit of the National Park Service, will remain closed to deer hunters and other recreation users this weekend due to the federal shut-down. The D17 deer hunting zone is mostly contained within the Preserve boundaries, … Continue reading

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DFW information about the effects of the Federal Govt Shutdown

DFW information about the effects of the Federal Govt Shutdown on CA hunters…. Click Here

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DFW supports lead ammunition ban for all hunting in state

The new, kinder, gentler Department of Fish and Wildlife has proved it is an acrobatic agency. It stabbed both hunters and itself in the back Monday this week when Chuck Bonham, the vegetarian DFW director, sent a letter to Assemblyman … Continue reading

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DFW TAKES LEAD IN EFFORT TO BAN HUNTING ON PUBLIC LANDS

The Department of Fish and Wildlife is actively working to ban hunting on vast areas of Southern California’s deserts under the guise of mitigating for energy development projects taking place on public lands in this region. Here’s an example of … Continue reading

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CDFW Completes 2013 Waterfowl Breeding Population Survey

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has completed its 2013 waterfowl breeding population survey. The resulting data indicate the overall number of breeding ducks has decreased by 15 percent. “Habitat conditions are poor in both northeastern California and … Continue reading

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Fish, game, and gun racism is alive and thriving in California

Racism is alive and well in California government. Thriving even. First, there are the fish and game racists. In the private sector, we used to call them bass snobs or trout snobs, but I think the term ‘racist’ is better … Continue reading

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Big game hunting applications are due no later than June 2

Applications for limited big game hunting tags must be completed no later than June 2. The application process can be completed at Department of Fish and Wildlife office, license agents, or on line through the DFW website. You can also … Continue reading

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DFG PREDATOR HUNTING CLINIC

DFG PREDATOR HUNTING CLINIC: A predator hunting clinic will be offered by the Department of Fish Wildlife’s Advance Hunter Education Program from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16 at the San Jacinto Wildlife Area (near Lake Perris). The … Continue reading

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DAN RICHARDS TALKS TO JOHN AND KEN

Coruption every hunter and fisherman need to listen to if you use the outdoors. Democratic lawmakers may attempt to oust California Fish and Game Commission President Daniel Richards as early as next week following outrage over his legal killing of … Continue reading

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