- Black sea bass have dangerously sharp spines on their dorsal fin that can puncture human skin.
- The all-tackle world record for black sea bass is 9 pounds, 8 ounces.
- When hooked in deep water and brought quickly to the surface, a black sea bass will often regurgitate its stomach contents.
For those who dream of quality experiences with wildlife and with the mountains, fields and streams of the outdoor world, Guides and Outfitters provide a key link to getting the most from our outdoor time—providing know-how, access, equipment and on-the-ground experience.
California Department of Fish and Game
20 Lower Ragsdale Drive Suite #100
Manage California's fish, wildlife and plant resources and the habitats.
The Department provides several specialized programs to provide for hunting and fishing opportunities for persons with disabilities.Contact the Department for a list of fishing areas and piers which are accessible.