Channel Islands

Are you going Fishing?

Before you hit the water, check out these helpful sites for all the information you need to know.

Current weather predictions for the Channel Islands
Find current moon phase and weather conditions for Oxnard, CA
Weather & current wind observations.
National Data Buoy Center - Find current on-the-water data on weather and water conditions from NOAA’s national network of marine buoys.
Tides Online - Detailed information on local tides is just a click away.
Office of Coast Survey - Order or download nautical charts.
NMFS Permit Portal - Browse links to the various programs requiring a federal permit for activities under the jurisdiction of NOAA Fisheries Service.
National Weather Service Forecast - Provides active watches, warnings, and advisories for all U.S. coastal locations as well as satellite imagery of current conditions, daily forecasts, and reports.

CA Fishing Regulations - Provides all Fishing Regulations for the State of California.
Ethical Angling - NOAA Fisheries 1999 Recreational Fishery Resources Conservation Plan implemented a "Code of Angling Ethics" developed to reinforce the concepts of good resource stewardship and conservation practices.