: Central California (Pigeon Pt. to Pt. Conception)
San Luis Obispo
: Morro Bay
Regulations in Effect Since
The following activities are also allowed north of latitude 35°19.70' N
- Dredging for the purpose of harbor and channel operations and pursuant to required and valid permits and approvals.
- Harbor operations and maintenance and cleaning of vessel hulls and other man-made structures, including removal of living marine resources for these purposes.
It is unlawful to injure, damage, take, or possess any living, geological, or cultural marine resource for recreational purposes, except for those listed above. Commercial use is not permitted.
Note that state and federal sport and commercial fishing regulations apply in addition to MPA regulations.