Biennial Report - Fish and Game Commission

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The Commission., 1910 - Fisheries

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Page 118 - ... crustaceans of marine species 48 per cent, and small fish only 2 per cent. The young shrimp and young fish were taken from the stomachs of young bass of 3 to 4 inches in length and the other small crustaceans from the stomachs of specimens 3 inches and under in length, showing that the young bass begin feeding on the small species of crustaceans and worms, and as they grow in size are able to take the shrimp and young fish. KEY TO FIGURES. Fig. 1 — Young striped bass — just hatched 80 hours...
Page 60 - Among the luxuries belonging to the high condition of civilization exhibited by the Mexican nation at the time of the Spanish conquest, was the possoessin by Montezuma of one of the most extensive zoological gardens on record, numbering nearly all the animals of that country with others brought at much expense from great...
Page 138 - Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, and Yuba.
Page 144 - Permits for the development and use of these water powers are granted under regulations which seek to prevent the appropriation of power sites for speculative purposes; to secure prompt and full development; to prevent monopoly ; and to secure a reasonable compensation to the government for the use of the land occupied and the beneficial protection given to the watershed. The administration of these various resources and the protection of the forests especially from fire constitute the principal...
Page 76 - ... used this winter for the purpose of eyeing the eggs preparatory to shipping them. If the funds are available, I am of the opinion that better results can be obtained in distributing the fry by one of the messengers from the car accompanying each shipment and supervising the distribution, particularly so where the applicants arc not familiar witli the handling of the fry.
Page 145 - ... forests and the conduct of all matters relating to forestry which have been placed upon the Department of Agriculture by congress are under the direction of the Secretary of Agriculture, in charge of the Forester, who is chief of the Forest Service. The office of the Forester is in Washington, DC For the better administration of the national forests, six districts have been established, each of which is in charge of a district forester who is aided by several assistant district foresters and...
Page 83 - We have not checked any disbursements which have been made directly through the State Treasurer, as we understand that such vouchers have all been passed by a Board of Examiners and also the State Controller's office. We shall be pleased to give you any further information which you may desire. Tours very truly, PRICE, WATERHOUSE & CO., Chartered Accountants. EXHIBIT "A.
Page 49 - Ellis, directed the pack train work in 1909 and 1910 in the Kern River, Kings, and Kaweah basins on the western slope.
Page 72 - We have considered it a wise precaution to be prepared for any emergency as is shown by the balance in the state treasury at the close of the fiscal year, amounting to $73,318.21.
Page 47 - County. Sacramento District. Modoc County. Napa County. Nevada County. Placer County. Plumas County. Sacramento County. San Joaquin County. Shasta County.

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