Crappie – the not-so-controversial gamefish

Although not as popular as largemouth bass or rainbow trout, crappie (Pomoxis annularis, white crappie; P. nigromaculatus, black crappie) are highly prized game fish. According to the Read More…

Who’s who…

Bluegill and redear sunfish are common fish belonging to the centrachid family, a group of similar fish that includes crappie, largemouth bass, and smallmouth bass, among others. Read More…

Mighty predator

The Sacramento pikeminnow, Ptychocheilus grandis, is a pike-like cyprinid most often found in low to mid-elevation streams and rivers of the Sacramento-San Joaquin basin and other northern Read More…