: Southern California (Pt. Conception southward)
: San Diego
Regulations in Effect Since
Allowed Species: Pelagic finfish
by hook-and-line only.
Prohibited Species: All marine aquatic plants. All invertebrates. Finfish, except pelagic finfish
and Pacific bonito.
: It is unlawful to injure, damage, take, or possess any living, geological, or cultural marine resource for commercial and/or recreational purposes, except for those listed above.
Note that state and federal sport fishing regulations
apply in addition to MPA regulations.