CCA CAL Calendar Drawing

Coastal Conservation Association of California (CCA CAL) and Bill Varney have teamed up to offer a new twist to the  2019  Sportfishing Tide Calendar that will be available at tackle stores, landings and all Turner’s Outdoorsman stores. This year’s calendar has more than just great pictures, important dates and tide charts—it has prizes too! CCA CAL will be…

California Collaborative Fisheries Research Sampling Dates Announced For 2019

The 2019 Field season dates for the California Collaborative Fishing Research Program (CCFRP) has been announced for September and October of 2019! This is the third year of monitoring the Santa Barbara Channel’s Marine Protected Areas through hook-and-line, catch-and-release surveys! 2019 CCFRP Sampling Dates (Subject to change due to weather) ——— SANTA BARBARA HARBOR: On board the Stardust ———September:…

CCA OC Chapter Takes Part In Kids Fishing Trip

Members from the CCA Orange County chapter took part in a kids fishing trip on the Aggressor out of Newport Landing in Newport Beach. There were well over 30 kids on the boat who each caught multiple bass and few other species of fish during their 1/2 day of fishing. Mariner’s Church, located in Irvine,…

17th Annual Young Anglers Tournament Set For August 10th

Young anglers ages 6 through 15 are invited to compete in the 17th Annual Young Anglers’ Tournament Saturday, August 10th at the Shelter Island Pier, located at 1776 Shelter Island Drive. Anglers of all levels of experience (or no experience) are welcome. The tournament is free to all participants. No fishing licenses are required.  The…

Casino Night Draws Big Crowd For OC Chapter Banquet

The CCA Orange County Chapter held their annual Casino Night banquet at the Dana Point Yacht Club, and it drew a big crowd with familiar faces. Chapter President Robby Gant, Vice President Luke Burson and the entire chapter put on a great program as they showcased amazing live and silent auction items, along with a…

Fish & Game Commission Seeks New Executive Director

The California Fish and Game Commission (Commission) is looking for a talented and exceptional executive director to take the helm of a high performing team to support and carry out the mission of the Commission. The position requires a dynamic leader with demonstrated executive-level experience. The position offers unique opportunities and challenges in one of…

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Seeks Applications for Advisory Council

NOAA’s Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary is seeking to fill seats on its advisory council, which represents the public’s interests in sanctuary matters and provides advice to the sanctuary superintendent.  Sanctuary staff are currently accepting applications for: At-Large – southern region (alternate), Commercial Fishing (primary and alternate), and Recreational Fishing (alternate) seats on its advisory council.  Candidates…