Merrill's Landing Wildlife Area - Tehama County
  • Tehama County - 13 miles northwest of Chico on the Sacramento River
  • This 296 acres of high terrace riparian habitat contains a large river island, and supports a heron rookery as well as a diversity of bird and mammal species.
  • This Wildlife Area has boat-in access only
Special Restrictions:
  • No rifles or pistols may be used or possessed;
  • Camping is not allowed.
Recreational Use:
  • Type C Wildlife Area
  • Birdwatching and wildlife viewing are allowed
  • Turkey, pheasant, quail, and dove are allowed during open seasons.
  • None
PLEASE NOTE: Area regulations are subject to change. Special restrictions on recreational uses, hunt days and methods of take are listed in the current year's issue of Hunting and Other Public Uses on State and Federal Areas, available at CDFW offices and places where licenses are sold.
  • Field Office
    • 619 Second Street
    • Eureka, CA 95501
    • (707) 445-6493
    • FAX: (707) 445-6664

Contact Merrill's Landing Wildlife Area - Tehama County

Neil Manji
Regional Manager - Northern Region
601 Locust Street
Redding, California  96001
Phone: (530) 225-2300
Fax: (530) 225-2055


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Tehama County, California

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