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District and CDFW Host Kids for Fishing Education Day

3/13/2013

California Department of Fish and Wildlife & East Bay Regional Park District

East Bay Regional Park District and CDFW Host Bay Area Kids for Fishing Education Day

What: The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and the East Bay Regional Park District will host more than 200 elementary school children from seven Bay Area schools to release fish they have hatched from eggs in their classroom. In addition to the fish release there will be mobile fish exhibit, fly casting and other educational events.

When: Thursday, March 14, 2013, 9:00 a.m.

Where: Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area
2500 Stanley Boulevard
Pleasanton, CA 94566

Who: California Department of Fish and Wildlife
East Bay Regional Park District
Delta Science Center and other partners

Info: For the best information about the Trout in the Classroom program please go to www.classroomaquarium.org for information on the Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area please go to www.ebparks.org/parks/shadow_cliffs

All above officials will be available after the event for individual interviews.

Media Contact:
Andrew Hughan,
DFG Communications,
(916) 322-8944
andrew.hughan@wildlife.ca.gov


Carolyn Jones
(510) 544-2217
cjones@ebparks.org

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