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Keeping wild turkeys in check

November 21, 2012 by Courtney Quirin

It's a wild turkey world out there, as the growing population of Meleagris gallopavo shows. California is trying to tamp down the size of this gobbling, introduced species.

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Does California manage “game” or “wildlife”?

September 06, 2012 by Alison Hawkes

What’s in a name? A new bill passed today in Sacramento changes the name of California Department Fish & Game ...

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US Fish & Wildlife Service – California & Nevada

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service established Region 8, formerly the California and Nevada Operations Office (CNO), in 1998 in recognition of the unique natural resource challenges facing California, Nevada, and the Klamath Basin.

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US Army Corps of Engineers – Lake Sonoma

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

This division of the Army Corp manages Lake Sonoma for recreation, and also maintains a fish hatchery at the site.

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Suisun Resource Conservation District

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Represents private landowners in the Suisun Marsh on a variety of issues at federal, state, and local levels. The goals of the district are to achieve water supply of adequate quality to promote preferred waterfowl habitat and retain wetland resource values through appropriate management practices.

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Ducks Unlimited

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people.

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Grizzly Island Wildlife Area

July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff

Nestled in several sloughs, Grizzly island offers a variety of wildlife with little disturbance from other humans… except during hunting ...

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Canvasback

July 01, 2007 by John Hart

On an early map of San Pablo Bay, made in 1775, the Spanish explorer Jose Canizares wrote this phrase: “forests ...

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The View from the Can Club

July 01, 2007 by John Hart

On a fall day in duck hunting season, the sound of shotgun fire echoes across the Napa-Sonoma Marshes. It will ...

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Farallon Island Fur Seals

April 01, 2007 by Aleta George

Two hundred years ago, the captain of a 280-ton whaling vessel reported seeing a bounty of fur seals on the ...

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