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Orange County MPAs Brochure

October 20th, 2020

Exploring California’s Marine Protected Areas: Crystal Cove State Marine Conservation Area

October 5th, 2016

“That’s a marine protected area, you can’t fish there!” Actually, in over half of California’s marine protected areas (MPAs), you can. It’s a misconception that fishing isn’t allowed in MPAs, because in reality 65 of the 124 MPAs throughout the state allow the harvest of specified marine resources, either commercially or recreationally – sometimes both. The only MPAs […]