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Fishing Spots

» Red/Yellow Zone Fishing Spots. Some fishing areas in the red zone include Cabrillo Pier, White Point, Pier J, Belmont Pier and Point Vicente as well as the piers in Santa Monica, Venice, Marina Del Rey and the South Bay . Some fishing areas in the yellow zone include the piers in Ventura , Malibu , Huntington Beach and San Mateo Point.

» Do not eat white croaker, barred sand bass, barracuda, black croaker or topsmelt caught in the red zone.

» Refer to the map below to reduce health risks associated with the exposure to DDTs and PCBs found in fish commonly caught off the Los Angeles and Orange County Coasts . Health problems associated with the exposure to DDTs and PCBs include cancer, liver disease and effects on the immune and endocrine systems.


*All of the information above is provided by California's Office of Environmental Health and Hazard Assessment