Posts by Jim Ervin

Fish in the Bay – 17-18 February 2018 UC Davis Trawls – A Blustery Day.

Hello everyone.  I am now a retired guy, and this is my first fish email from the retired side.  Family...

Fish in the Bay – 10 February 2018 UC Davis – Larval Smelt Survey, in search of Longfin Spawn.

Today, I joined Jim Hobbs for one of his Larval Smelt Surveys. This is a different kind of survey commissioned...

Fish in the Bay – 14 January 2018 UC Davis Trawl – Longfin Smelt WITH EGGS!

Happy belated New Year! … The UC Davis / Hobbs crew surveyed Alviso area sloughs and marshes on 13 &...

Fish in the Bay – 2 December UC Davis Trawl – Part 3: The Bugs

It’s end of year, we just passed through solstice (21 December) and King Tide perihelion is coming on 2 Jan. ...

Fish in the Bay – 2 December UC Davis Trawl – Part 2: King Tide Weekend; The Tide

Folks, … something a little different this time. I keep meaning to discuss the most conspicuous feature you see on...

Fish in the Bay – 2 December 2017 UC Davis Trawl – Part 1: King Tide Weekend; The Fish

Hi Folks.  UC Davis fish researchers returned to trawl the first weekend of December.  I joined them on the Saturday...

Fish in the Bay – 2 September 2017 UC Davis trawl – American Shad & Bat Rays

A fishing update:  I went with the Hobbs crew on the deeper water Bay side on 2 September.  It is...

Fish in the Bay – 6 August 2017 UC Davis trawl – A good year for Starry Flounder

A short August update.  I rode with the UC Davis crew on 6 August on the Artesian/Upper Coyote Creek side....

Fish in the Bay UPDATE — Green water & the proper trawling invocation

RE: Fish in the Bay – 9 July 2017 UC Davis trawl – Green Water & Low DO Folks, Shortly...

Fish in the Bay – 9 July 2017 UC Davis trawl – Green Water & Low DO

A July update on fish trawling…  I was out with Hobbs and the UC Davis crew on 9 July on...

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