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The California Fishing Passport includes 150 different species of freshwater and saltwater finfish and shellfish that occur throughout the state. With this passport book as your guide, try to catch and document all of the different species listed. For each species caught, you will receive a stamp in this passport book documenting your achievement.
The Online Version of the California Fishing Passport
To view selected sections of the passport, choose one of the links below
(All files require Adobe Reader):
Entire California Fishing Passport (File size 10.4 MB - Very large file size)
How the Program Works (File size 1.1 MB)
How to Use Your Passport (File size 0.6 MB)
Inland Warmwater Fishes (File size 3.0 MB)
Inland Coldwater Fishes (File size 2.8 MB)
Inland Shellfish (File size 0.7 MB)
Anadromous Fishes (File size 2.0 MB)
Ocean Fishes (File size 4.3 MB)
Ocean Shellfish (File size 3.7 MB)
How to Obtain the California Fishing Passport
California Fishing Passport books are available free of charge to all licensed anglers, and to children upon request from CDFW License Sales Offices and Authorized Stamping Agents. For bulk orders, please contact:
1807 13th Street, Suite 104
Sacramento, CA 95811
Phone (916) 322-8978