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California's South Coast Marine Protected Areas

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Upper Newport Bay SMCA Crystal Cove SMCA Laguna Beach SMR Laguna Beach SMCA - no take Dana Point SMCA

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Southern California State and Federal Marine Protected Areas

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New maps and regulations to be posted soon.
This chart does not replace the legal description found in Title 14, California Code of Regulations.

Existing Marine Protected Area Maps and Coordinates >