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Asian Carp (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Officials Testing Whether Carp Die-Off At Lake Mendocino Is Possibly Due To Koi Herpes Virus

Hundreds of dead carp have littered the shores of Lake Mendocino, closing it off to swimming for the time being.

05/29/2014

A northern spotted owl. (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Killing One Type Of Owl To Save Another In Northern California

Killing one species to save another sounds like a drastic solution, but that’s exactly what the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is doing in California to protect the Spotted Owl from a predator that happens to be its distant cousin.

05/21/2014

Photo Courtesy Of John Gierach

How to Pass The Time While Fishing

Try out these tips from John Gierach, author of “All Fisherman Are Liars,” the next time the fish just aren’t biting.

05/07/2014

Seafood (credit: Toby Canham/Getty Images)

Seafood Fraud Crackdown Promised In New Labelling Bill

In DNA testing by a conservation group, over 40 percent of seafood samples from California restaurants were not the fish that was on the menu, and that’s prompting the legislature to consider making labeling rules clearer.

04/11/2014

Coho Salmon

Salmon May Migrate On The Freeway Rather Than Shallow Sacramento River

State and wildlife officials have come up with a plan to move hatchery-raised salmon in tanker trucks down the Sacramento River if the river and its tributaries are too shallow because of the drought.

03/11/2014

A mountain lion cub. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mountain Lion Warning Issued For Solano County Hills

A mountain lion was spotted in its native habitat along the hillsides surrounding Vacaville, but because of the popularity of trails in the area and public concern, the city is issuing a warning to be cautious.

02/21/2014

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Best Places To Go Fishing Near South Bay

South Bay fishermen typically know where the best spots are for fishing, but for newcomers to the sport, it’s helpful to know where to go for the best chance of catching a prize for the day.

05/25/2013

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Ask An Expert: Recipes For Fitness Fans

Try these healthy recipes before or after your next workout.

04/17/2013

A chinook salmon (Jeff T. Green/Getty Images)

Central Valley Rice Fields Successfully Used For Fattening Fish

After decades of watching California wetlands disappear as they were filled in for farming, conservation groups say they’re having success reversing some of the negative impacts on the sensitive salmon populations.

04/03/2013

Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

$14 Billion Delta Plan To Help Fish Survival, Water Officials Say

California water officials said on Wednesday that a $14 billion twin-tunnel plan for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta would restore the ecosystem and reduce mortality of threatened fish, although during dry years the delta smelt would be killed at the same rate as today.

03/27/2013

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