Department of Fish & Wildlife (CDFW)
The mission of the Department of Fish and Wildlife is to manage California's diverse fish, wildlife, and plant resources, and the habitats upon which they depend, for their ecological values and for their use and enjoyment by the public.
General Information: 916-445-0411
Get a Fishing License
You must be at least 18 years of age, and authorized to make online purchases. You will need either a Visa or MasterCard to make a purchase. To purchase a license you must provide the licensee's information including identity (i...
General Information: 800-565-1458
Find a Hunter Education Course
In an effort to raise safety and conservation awareness, California’s first hunter education law was enacted in 1954. California requires hunter education training for those who have never held a California hunting license, who do not have a hunter education certificate, or who do not have a hunting license from another state or province issued within the past two years. Students may choose between two class format options...
General Information: 916-653-1235
Frequently Asked Questions
Enforcement, F and G Commission and Regulations, Fishing, Habitat Conservation, Hunting and Trapping, Information and Education Office, Just 4 Kids, Lands ... https://www.dfg.ca.gov/
California Department of Fish and Wildlife ... Declaration for entry into California with wild-caught game or fish (PDF) · Indian Game Transportation Tag Issuance ... https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/hunting
California Department of Fish and Wildlife ... Renew lifetime sport fishing and hunting licenses, and privilege packages (proceed as if making a purchase) ... https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/licensing/online-sales
California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Search this site: ... Fishing. Fish Planting Online Schedule ... Wildlife Areas and Ecological Reserves · Fish Hatcheries ... https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Regions/5
California Department of Fish and Wildlife ... Pursuant to Fish and Game Code 858 and Assembly Bill 206, CDFW provides information on its website regarding ... https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Explore/Contact-Us
Starting January 1, 2017 the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) will no longer accept cash at CDFW's License and Revenue Branch and ... https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/licensing
California Department of Fish and Wildlife ... link to Ocean Sport Fishing information ... Declaration for entry into California with wild-caught game or fish ( PDF) ... https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/fishing
California Department of Fish and Wildlife ... Fish & Wildlife Scientific Aid for Inland Desert Region ... Fish & Wildlife Seasonal Aid for North Central Region. https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/employment/seasonal