California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Record Ocean Sportfish

Brochure: California Saltwater Angling and Diving Records Adobe Reader required

This printer-friendly brochure contains a summary of current California saltwater diving and angling records, as well as directions for applying for a new record.

Brochure: California Saltwater Diving and Angling Records




This work is supported in part by Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act funds. For more information or to register a trophy catch, contact:

California Department of Fish and Wildlife
Kim Penttila
4665 Lampson Ave., Suite C
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
(562) 342-7199

For freshwater record fish, go to
State Inland Waters Record Fish