The CSPA Weekly Email Newsletter                            February 27, 2009

California turkey season opens March 28th. Thank God turkeys can't swim. If they could their populations would have fallen to catastrophic levels and there would be a hunting moratorium on gobblers.
A big weekend for CSPA...

CSPA will have membership sign-up specials at the Fly Fishing Show


Restore the Delta logoFFF logoFly Fishing Show adA busy weekend coming for CSPA: One weekend, three events


Salmon in the news...

February 26-California could be salmonless again from ESPN News

February 26-Pacific Fishery Management Council releases salmon abundance forecasts for 2009 fishing seasons: Sacramento River numbers very low

February 24-State Will Host Public Meeting on Salmon in Santa Rosa by Dan Bacher, editor of theFishSniffer

February 23-DFG to host series of public meetings on the outlook for the 2009 ocean and river salmon fisheries: First meeting at Santa Rosa March 3rd

CSPA and Mother Nature win in State Water Board Hearing

February 25-State Board denies DWR/Bureau's emergency drought petition

DFG in the news...

February 26-Senators delay confirmation of California Fish and Game chief: Warden's Association will not endorse appointment by Matt Weiser, Sacramento Bee

February 25-Fish and Game: No longer a bit player? from the Sacramento Bee

February 23-State will not borrow from hunting, fishing licenses by Matt Weiser, Sacramento Bee

More News...

Today's News

In the last week

February 26-Governor Lauds Introduction of Peripheral Canal and Dams Bill

February 26-California Salmon and Steelhead Association files formal protest over San Franciscuito Creek

February 26-Ladybugs' Fly Fishing Club among the clubs volunteering to monitor Heenan and Red Lakes for abuse and vandalism

February 26-This weeks issue of Delta eNews

February 25-Delta's symposium "A Bold Direction: The People's Vision for the Delta" details for those attending

February 25-Fishing club raising funds by showing film, proceeds to returning wounded veterans

February 24-Partnership for Sustainable Oceans Supports Manufacturer's Statement: Budget Cuts Will Damage Recreational Fishing

February 23-Is a state legislator planning to introduce a bill to destroy the striped bass fishery?

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