CCA CAL Makes Splash In Morro Bay

This past weekend, Bill Varney and CCA CAL Executive Director Wayne Kotow made the trip up north to Morro Bay for another Surf Fishing Seminar, which was hosted by Virg’s Landing in Morro Bay. The seminar on Friday evening had a full house as over 60 people were in the room to listen to Bill…

PFMC Authorizes Deep-Set Buoy Gear

BOISE, ID — The Pacific Fishery Management Council voted to fully authorize deep-set buoy gear for the California Swordfish Fishery as the alternative to drift gillnets. It was a unanimous decision brought by the council and is a win for the recreational fishing industry and conservation as the new gear type produces far less bycatch.…

Webinar Announced To Help Prioritize California’s Fisheries for Management Efforts

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has recently announced an upcoming informational webinar on the state’s efforts to develop a list of priority fisheries as directed by the 2018 Master Plan for Fisheries: A Guide for the Implementation of the Marine Marine Life Management Act (2018 Master Plan). Prioritizing state-managed fisheries will enable CDFW to…