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    Our mission is to protect & preserve freshwater recreational fishing in the State of California for anglers like you.


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PLF Blog: The Recreational Fishermen Go to Court

“Tomorrow, I will be in court representing the California Association for Recreational Fishing in their lawsuit against the California Department of Fish & Game.  The suit challenges onerous regulations that the Department is imposing on private fish stocking throughout the state.  For example, one of the challenged regulations forces those who try to stock fish …

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Many Changes in Store for California Fishermen

Get ready, get set. And well, it’s not quite go yet. Landmark changes in fishing regulations for San Francisco Bay and the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta – revamped to protect endangered green sturgeon – are ready to launch New Year’s Day, pending the final paperwork by the State Office of Administrative Law. The wait could delay the …

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CARF Legal and Legislative Updates

Dear Fishing Enthusiasts, The California Association for Recreational Fishing (CARF) would like to thank you again for your support of recreational fishing in California. Lawsuit Update We have had a busy few months here at CARF! Our lawsuit against the Department of Fish and Game, questioning their legal ability to implement “underground” regulations, was heard …

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