LA Chapter President John Ballotti Talks Fishing With Scouts

CCA CAL Los Angeles Chapter President John Ballotti was invited by the University of Southern California SEA Grant’s SEA Lab in Redondo Beach to speak to a group of Boy and Girl Scouts on sustainable fishing. 16 scouts and their parents were there as a part of their fishing merit badge program, and gave them the opportunity…

CCA LA Chapter Is Hosting A Bluefin Seminar!

The LA Chapter of CCA CAL is proud to once again bring you the popular Bluefin Seminar featuring the top talent in Southern California speaking on all things Bluefin. The seminar is being hosted by the South Bay Anglers Club at Alpine Village in Torrance on December 8, from 10 AM to 1 PM. Scheduled…

CCA LA Chapter Takes A Group Of Veterans Fishing

On November 7th, thanks to a generous donation by the Larry Brown Youth and Veterans Fishing Charity, the CCA LA Chapter took a group of 16 veterans out fishing. These vets came from all over the Los Angeles community, specifically from the Veterans Affairs Long Beach Blind Center, CAL VET West LA, and the Greater…

The Modern Fish Act Needs Your Help!

Partnering with the Center For Sportfishing Policy (CSP), the Coastal Conservation Association is urging all saltwater anglers to help us push legislators to pass the Modern Fish Act (S.1520) by the end of the year.   The Modern Fish Act will make critically important changes to federal fishing regulations, including several key provisions:  Allows for…

San Diego Banquet A Huge Success At Hubbs-Seaworld

The CCA San Diego Chapter banquet had a great turnout as we were celebrating “Sustainability Through Partnership.” Many of our partners, sponsors and members were all in attendance in San Diego at the Hubbs-Seaworld Research Institute (HSWRI). Everybody who was there was offered a tour of the entire HSWRI facility and got to see all of…

Join Us For The CCA San Diego Chapter Banquet!

The CCA San Diego Chapter is having their annual banquet this year at the Hubbs Seaworld Research Institute on November 10th! We are celebrating Sustainability Through Partnerships, and what better way to do that than to celebrate with all of our partners and supporters. Cocktail hour will be starting at 1 pm, with food being served…

Bill Varney Announces 2019 Sportfishing Calendar

It’s that time of year again! A brand new 2019 tide calendar from CCA California State Board Member Bill Varney is coming out very soon.  The 2019 calendar includes daily tide charts, moon phases, state and world records, important dates, angling tips and tons of phenomenal sport fishing photos.  In addition, your purchase of the…

CCA CAL Members Fish To Collect Data For CCFRP

In September, CCA California members had a great time fishing on one of seventeen research trips aboard the Stardust out of Santa Barbara. On this free trip to San Miguel anglers caught and released 471 fish, had a fantastic lunch cooked by John, beautiful weather and a flat calm day.  Scientists Chris, Katlin and Price all from California…