California Department of Fish and Wildlife

California Department of Fish and Wildlife

 


 

The type of shark that killed a surfer in Santa Cruz County last weekend has been identified. But that’s just one of the pieces of the puzzle in this rare attack. 

 

Doug McKnight

There have been several reports of mountain lions in Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach this summer. But according to wildlife biologists, that doesn't mean there are more mountain lions on the Peninsula. It may just mean technology has made it easier to see them.

Erika Mahoney

The commercial crab fishing season is being cut nearly in half this year. It ends statewide one week from today. The goal is to prevent whale and sea turtle entanglements in the crab fishing gear.

Erika Mahoney

Time is running out to buy salmon caught in the Monterey Bay. This year's commercial salmon season is short because of the recent drought.