State & Federal Agencies
CDFG manages California's diverse fish, wildlife, and plant resources, as well as the habitats they depend upon for their ecological values and for their use and enjoyment by the public. CDFG maintains native fish, wildlife, plant species and natural communities for their intrinsic and ecological value and their benefits to people. Administration, promulgation and enforcement of regulations related to recreational and commercial fisheries are CDFG’s legal responsibilities. CDFG provides staff to support the Institutional Controls program and serves on the technical review board.