Category Archives: Conservation

Dan Blanton dated 11/15/2011

Mr. Jim Kellogg, President California Fish and Game Commission 1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 944209 Sacramento, California 94244-2090 RE: My opposition to DFG’s proposed striped bass regs. Dear President Kellogg and Commission members: I am a California angler and I … Continue reading

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Dave Sellers/Mike McKenzie dated 11/14/2011

Mr. Jim Kellogg, President California Fish and Game Commission 1416 Ninth Street P.O. Box 944209 Sacramento, California 94244-2090 RE: Department of Fish and Game’s Proposed Striped Bass Regulation Changes Dear President Kellogg and Commission members: I am a California angler … Continue reading

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Video of Nov 8, 2011 DFG Meeting

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Urgent Action Alert! Send letters opposing the DFG’s striped bass proposal

Urgent Action Alert! Send letters opposing the DFG’s striped bass proposal to: California Fish and Game Commission P.O. Box 944209 Sacramento, CA 94244-2090 Phone: (916) 653-4899 Fax Number: (916) 653-5040 E-Mail to Submit Comments on Proposed Regulations: fgc [at] fgc.ca.gov. … Continue reading

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Public voices 100 percent opposition to striped bass reduction plan

It is rare that a group of anglers find consensus on any issue. It can be said that if you have 10 anglers in a room, you will find 20 opinions. However, over 350 anglers and members of the public … Continue reading

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California waters showing toxicity increase 170 percent

California waters showing toxicity increase 170 percent by Dan Bacher California has a “green” reputation throughout the country, but this reputation is largely undeserved when one considers the fact that the number of California rivers, lakes and coastal waters showing … Continue reading

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Striperfest Ball Cap – 2012

    Our unique Striperfest hats for 2012 are now available, logo design byDave Sellers.  We have four colors this year: Navy; pink; light blue and Driftwood. These hats are part of our fund-raising effort so we hope to sell a bunch … Continue reading

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Salazar is Badly Mistaken about Estuary Situation

  http://blogs.alternet.org/danbacher/2011/09/20/delta-advocates-say-salazar-is-badly-mistaken-about-estuary-situation/ http://www.fishsniffer.com/content/1403-delta-advocates-say-salazar-badly-mistaken-about-estuary-situation.html   Delta advocates say Salazar is ‘badly mistaken’ about estuary situation    by Dan Bacher    On September 19, U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar claimed that Delta advocates’ fears of a “water grab” by corporate interests were … Continue reading

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Carnage at the Predator Pumps Continues…

Carnage at the Predator Pumps Continues UnabatedPosted on July 11, 2011 by Bill Jennings The horrific counts of pelagic and anadromous fish “consumed” by the predator water export pumping facilities continue unabated.  As of 11 June 2011, 8,830,515 splittail, 246,833 … Continue reading

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Delta Smelt Numbers “improve” as Pumps Kill Millions of Splittail

 Delta Smelt Numbers “improve” as Pumps Kill Millions of Splittail By Dan Bacher  Department of Fish and Game (DFG) officials announced on July 20 that young Delta smelt abundance this year roughly doubles that of last year, but noted that … Continue reading

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