qA handy guide to the freshwater fishes of California designed for amateur naturalists and anglers. Alcorn's illustrations are excellent.q--Peter Moyle, author of qInland Fishes of California q qqFreshwater Fishes of Californiaq contributes to the better understanding of the past and present history and biology of native and non-native freshwater fishes of California. It also provides practical information on how to sample, care for and/or utilize these fishes. Moreover, it reads like a good novel that piques your interest on fish natural history and identification. It should be of value to anglers, environmentalists concerned with protection of our aquatic habitats and resource, natural history buffs, and governmental biologists and administrators.q--Theodore W. Wooster, Environmental Specialist, retired, California Department of Fish and GameSpearfishing is still another way to catch a carp and is permitted by current fishing regulations for the same group of seven fishes (pl. 47). This method is defined by the California sportfish- ing regulations as aquot;the taking of fish by spear or handanbsp;...
|Title||:||Field Guide to Freshwater Fishes of California|
|Author||:||Samuel M. McGinnis|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2006|