California smallies

 Christopher Smith

California Smallmouth Bass: There’s Bronze In Them There Hills!

It is thought that smallmouth bass originated in the upper Great Lakes Region of North America. During the 1800s, with the spread of the railroad, smallmouth bass were introduced to many parts of North America and beyond. Some of these transplants survived and thrived, some didn’t. California is famous for its gold and in recent […]

 Christopher Smith

California Delta Smallies Have Too Much Mercury

The California Delta is an area in Northern California that contains 1,000 miles of rivers and waterways. It was formed 18,000 years ago and modified by man as described here: The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta was formed about 18,000 years ago, when melting glaciers carved out and subsequently filled San Francisco Bay with water and northern […]

 Christopher Smith

California Delta Smallmouth Bass: Tidal Waterways in Fall

Fall fishing brings new patterns and adventures. ¬†On every productive waterway, there are expert anglers who know the fishery inside and out. California Delta Smallies The Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta, or California Delta, is an expansive inland river delta and estuary in Northern California in the United States. The Delta is formed at the western […]