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Stories related to: wildlife

California Department of Fish and Wildlife


Dungeness Crab Season To Open On Time This Year

November 3, 2016 | Steve Milne

Good news, for people who like to go crabbing, from the state Department of Fish and Wildlife: On Saturday the recreational Dungeness crab season will be opening. The season is opening on-time this year, unlike a year ago.

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Experiment To Boost Smelt's Food Supply Shows Promising Results

August 31, 2016 | Steve Milne

A new strategy to improve conditions for Northern California's endangered Delta smelt appears to be working. That's the word from state and federal wildlife officials today. Scientists are trying to boost the smelt's food supply.

Matthias Rosenkranz / Flickr

State Government

New California Law Bans Selling Most Ivory Products

July 5, 2016 | Bob Moffitt

A new law went into effect July 1 that makes it illegal to sell almost any product that contains ivory or rhinoceros horn.

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'Roadkill Report' Shows Deadliest Spots For Wildlife In California

June 29, 2016 | Ed Joyce

A new report shows there are certain highways in California that are "hot spots" for wildlife-vehicle collisions.

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