Headline News from Northern California & Southern Oregon

Abert Rim, Lake County, Oregon
If you like looking through binoculars and appreciate good optics then the Abert Rim is for you.


Enjoy fish and wildlife art, wine and music at the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Art Show and Duck Pond Cellars’ Conservation Cuvee – Lot 5 wine release party. This free, family-friendly event is Saturday, Nov. 4 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at Duck Pond Cellars, 23145 Hwy 99W, Dundee. Artwork submitted by artists competing for ODFW’s 2018 Habitat Conservation, Upland Game...
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The Three Great Myths About America's Wild Horses
Preparedness & Survival
by Capt. William E. Simpson, OCTOBER 22, 2017

Throughout American history, the cattle industry has been for the most part unreasonable to other livestock producers. The American range and Sheep Wars of the 18th and early nineteenth centuries are clear evidence of this statement, as is outlined in this summary: Wikipedia: The Sheep Wars,[1][2] or the Sheep and Cattle Wars,[3][4] refers to a series of armed conflicts in the Western United States which...
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Chinook Showing in Chetco Tidewater
Southern Oregon
by Larry Ellis, OCTOBER 21, 2017

Chetco River

The first rains of the season have sparked Chinook to enter upper and lower Chetco River tidewater holes, with most of the kings pulling a pit stop at Social Security Bar.  Rain is expected throughout the weekend but not enough precipitation is expected to significantly raise the river for drift boats to deploy their techniques. At the present time, the ground...
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Alaskan Duck Hunt
The Outdoor Edge
by Don Webster, OCTOBER 20, 2017

My son, Cody, and I recently went on a duck hunt to Alaska. We flew out of Sacramento, California on October 1st and landed in Anchorage, Alaska, where we rented a car and drove north for 45 minutes to Wasilla, the town where our guide, Mike Robinson, was waiting for us. Posted along the highway were large signs warning of the...
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Lake Sabrina Fish Report
by Lake Sabrina Boat Landing Staff, OCTOBER 19, 2017
Lake Sabrina

Lake Sabrina Boat Landing 760-873-7425 October 19, 2017 WATCH OUT FOR DEER! Don’t forget that jacket! Fishing season closes November 15th, 2017 Lake Sabrina Boat Landing will reopen Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 7:00am! Thank you all for another awesome year. Thanks to the Inyo Register for printing our weekly reports – whether they were about fish, the weather, the flowers, and the wildlife or just Lake life...
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Can Javelina be Hunted in California?
California Outdoors Q&A
Carrie Wilson, OCTOBER 19, 2017

Question: I am new to Southern California and have been hearing about javelina in the southeastern part of the state. Can I use a pig tag or can I even hunt them? (Jared O.) Answer: Although javelina (Pecari tajacu or Tayassu tajacu) resemble and are often mistaken for a rodent or type of wild pig (Sus scrofa), they are not rodents and...
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