California fishing season opening day is Saturday, and Mono County officials are expecing an accompanying increase in boaters.
"With the large number of boaters anticipated to be on the waterways of Mono County, the Mono County Sheriff's Department would like to remind boaters, float tubers, etc to think safety while enjoying their fishing activities," spokeswoman Jennifer Hansen said. "The Mono County Sheriff's Office continues to operate our Boating Law Enforcement Program under grant funding from the State of California."
The department operates patrol boats across all the major waterways throughout the county.
"Please remember to use caution and common sense …