🎣 California Fish Plants for 4/21/2024 – 4/27/2024


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Overview of fish plants in California this week

This week, California will see 28,000 pounds of trout distributed across 48 locations for fish planting. Notably, Mono County will receive the largest share with 5,500 pounds, followed by Shasta County with 3,500 pounds, and Inyo County with 2,500 pounds. These counties are among the key focal points for trout restocking in the state.

Additional California fishing information for this week

California’s Fish and Game Commission has approved the new recreational season structure for the groundfish/rockfish season and has officially cleared the OAL (California Office of Administrative Law), marking the 2024 season officially open.

New bag limits, boundaries, timetable and regulations (like requirements to have descending devices on board) apply. To learn more, check out our overview. Source: CDFW


Locations planting this week

πŸ“ˆ = Includes historical fish plant graph πŸ“ = Includes guide to best spots

LocationCountyAmount
Silver Lake πŸ“ˆAmador500
San Pablo Reservoir πŸ“ˆContra Costa500
Lumsden PondEl Dorado500
Bishop Creek LowerInyo500
Diaz LakeInyo500
Lone Pine Creek πŸ“ˆInyo500
Owens River, below TinnemahaInyo500
Owens River, Section 2 πŸ“ˆInyo500
Reyes Creek πŸ“ˆKern500
Bon Tempe Lake πŸ“ˆMarin500
Lake MendocinoMendocino500
Russian River, Upper East Branch πŸ“ˆMendocino500
Ash Creek UpperModoc500
Convict Creek πŸ“ˆMono500
Convict Lake πŸ“ˆMono500
Grant Lake πŸ“ˆMono500
Gull Lake πŸ“ˆMono500
June Lake πŸ“ˆMono500
Little Walker RiverMono500
Robinson Creek πŸ“ˆMono500
Twin Lake LowerMono500
Twin Lake UpperMono500
West Walker River, Section 2Mono500
West Walker River, Section 3Mono500
Lake Berryessa πŸ“ˆNapa500
Fuller Lake πŸ“ˆNevada500
Trabuco Creek πŸ“ˆOrange500
Big Bear LakePlumas500
Feather River Middle Fork, GraeaglePlumas500
Feather River Middle Fork, PortolaPlumas500
Yucaipa Lake πŸ“ˆ πŸ“San Bernardino500
Cuyamaca Lake πŸ“ˆSan Diego500
Pleasant Valley Reservoir πŸ“ˆSan Diego500
Baum Lake πŸ“ˆShasta500
Clear Creek, above Whiskeytown Lake πŸ“ˆShasta500
Hat Creek MiddleShasta500
Hat Creek UpperShasta500
Iron Canyon Reservoir πŸ“ˆShasta500
McCloud ReservoirShasta500
Whiskeytown Lake πŸ“ˆShasta500
Battle Creek South Fork πŸ“ˆTehama500
Deer Creek πŸ“ˆTehama500
Carrville PondTrinity500
Coffee Creek πŸ“ˆTrinity500
Trinity Lake (Clair Engle Lake) πŸ“ˆTrinity500
Trinity River East ForkTrinity500
Trinity River Stuart ForkTrinity500
Trinity River, above Clair Engle Lake πŸ“ˆTrinity500
Collins Lake πŸ“ˆYuba2000

Unannounced fish plants from last week

Note: These are fish plants from last week that were reported after the fishing location completed their fish plant. Some fishing locations do this to prevent a rush of anglers coming all at once. All of our data sets are updated and future reporting include this to give you the most accurate data possible.

LocationCountyAmount
Lake Chabot (East Bay)πŸ“ˆAlameda1000
Shadow Cliffs ReservoirπŸ“ˆAlameda1000
East Fork Carson RiverAlpine500
Markleeville CreekAlpine250
Silver CreekπŸ“ˆAlpine150
West Fork Carson RiverAlpine900
Contra Loma ReservoirπŸ“ˆContra Costa1000
Lafayette ReservoirπŸ“ˆContra Costa500
Los Vaqueros ReservoirπŸ“ˆπŸ“Contra Costa975
Avocado LakeFresno500
Fresno City Woodward Park LakeFresno500
Hume LakeπŸ“ˆFresno500
Kings River, Below Pine Flat DamFresno500
Wishon ReservoirWishon Reservoir πŸ“ˆFresno500
Baker CreekInyo500
Big Pine CreekπŸ“ˆInyo500
Bishop Creek, Intake IIInyo500
Bishop Creek, Middle ForkInyo500
Bishop Creek, South ForkInyo500
Cottonwood CreekInyo500
Georges CreekπŸ“ˆInyo500
Independence CreekπŸ“ˆInyo500
Shepherd CreekInyo500
Symmes CreekπŸ“ˆInyo500
Taboose CreekπŸ“ˆInyo500
Tinnemaha CreekInyo500
Tuttle CreekπŸ“ˆInyo500
Lake AmadorπŸ“ˆIone1500
Kern River, Section 1Kern500
Kern River, Section 2Kern500
Kern River, Section 3Kern500
Kern River, Section 4Kern500
Kern River, Section 5Kern500
Chiquito Creek West ForkMadera500
Chiquito Creek, LowerMadera500
Corrine LakeMadera500
Fish CreekMadera500
Lewis CreekMadera500
Manzanita Lake πŸ“ˆMadera500
Nelder CreekMadera500
Rock CreekMadera500
Sycamore Island PondMadera500
Willow Creek North ForkMadera500
Bon Tempe LakeπŸ“ˆMarin500
Big Creek, MaderaMariposa500
Merced River, Section llπŸ“ˆMariposa500
Duncan ReservoirModoc500
Brite Valley ReservoirπŸ“ˆMono700
Crowley LakeMono500
Robinson CreekπŸ“ˆMono500
Rock Creek, Section 1Mono500
Rock Creek, Section 2Mono500
Twin Lakes (Lower)Mono500
Atascadero LakeπŸ“ˆSan Luis Obispo500
Barney Schwartz Park LakeSan Luis Obispo500
Baum LakeπŸ“ˆShasta500
Hat Creek UpperShasta500
Shasta LakeπŸ“ˆShasta500
Pinecrest LakeπŸ“ˆTuolumne500
Collins LakeπŸ“ˆYuba2000

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