Sacramento, California - Recreational ocean salmon fishing in the Klamath Management Zone (KMZ), the area between the Oregon/California state line and Horse Mountain (40° 05’ 00” N. latitude), will open May 10 and continue through Sept. 7 with a 24-inch minimum size limit. 

Santa Barbara, California - In the first case of its kind in 15 years, a commercial sea urchin diver in Southern California was convicted of poaching abalone and six other resource violations, given a stiff fine and his fishing privileges revoked for life.

San Diego, California - Visit California has proudly announced the winners of its Second Annual Eureka! Travel Writing Awards.

Sacramento, California - Due to the severity of the California drought, which now covers 100 percent of the state, and following Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr.'s January Drought State of Emergency, the California Energy Commission is continuing its history of promoting energy and water efficiency by beginning the process for adopting new efficiency standards for water appliances that, when fully implemented, have the potential to save $1.12 billion in water and energy resources and reduce water use by 86.6 billion gallons a year.

Moffett Field, California - NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will visit the agency's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Thursday, May 8, to discuss findings in the Third National Climate Assessment, released Tuesday by the White House.

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued a proclamation declaring May 4-10, 2014 as “Wildfire Awareness Week” in the State of California.

Riverside, California - Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management, Inc., (“Springboard”) is pleased to announce the winners of its annual youth financial literacy poster contest.