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About Lake Tahoe
Alert: The Boat-launching ramps at Lake Tahoe will not open this year 2015 due to diminishing water levels aided by the continuing Western drought.
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People Often Fish Here For:
The brown trout is one of the world’s most widely distributed and highly esteemed freshwater fish.
The lake trout has considerable value both as a sport fish and a food fish.
The rainbow trout is an extremely valuable species in any and all of its forms. It is native to the west coast of North America from southern Alaska to Mexico.
The sockeye salmon is the most commercially valuable of all the Pacific salmons.
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Conservation Through Participation
You can help support and protect our aquatic natural resources by simply going fishing and boating. Buying a fishing license, respecting other anglers, practicing catch and release, being mindful of water conservation, keeping the environment around us clean and fishing responsibly are just some of the ways you can participate.
Responsible Fishing Starts With You
Learn more about how fish populations and habitats are managed, the connection between fishing and water quality, and the importance of fishing laws.