• Scenic View from Inspiration Point, Anacapa Island ©timhaufphotography.com

    Channel Islands

    National Park California

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Fishing

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To fish in Channel Islands National Park, possession of a valid California state fishing license is required and all California Department of Fish and Wildlife regulations apply. In addition, thirteen marine protected areas surround the islands. Special resource protection regulations apply.

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Did You Know?

Island fox                                                  timhaufphotography.com

Island foxes are the smallest North American canids and occur only on the Channel Islands. The average weight for an adult male is 5-6 pounds, about the size of a house cat.