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  • June 25, 2019 - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is pleased to announce that the Draft Environmental Assessment/Hunt Plan/Compatibility Determination (EA) for proposed Wild Turkey Hunting on Sacramento, Delevan, Colusa, and Sutter National Wildlife Refuges is now available for public review and comment. The proposed addition of a fall wild turkey hunt on these refuges is considered a minor revision of the 2009 Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP) and is also provided for review. If you have any comments on the Draft EA for Wild Turkey Hunting, please send them  electronically by July 25, 2019, to:  fw8plancomments@fws.gov, in the subject line please indicate this comment relates to Wild Turkey Hunting.
    Press release from the Department of Interior (external link) and draft EA (pdf, 5k KB) for Sacramento, Delevan, Colusa, and Sutter NWR.

  • March 30, 2019 - The 2019 winners of the CA Junior Duck Stamp Contest are announced. View the press release (pdf), learn more about the program