Your photos help researchers study critically endangered giant sea bass.

Dan Harding

How it Works

130  Left Side Identified Individuals

109  Right Side Identified Individuals

274 reported encounters

27 Citizen Scientists

To avoid double-counting fish, unique right and left side patterns are counted separately.

Why we do this

We aim to use the power of citizen science to learn more about and better appreciate this iconic California species.

I want to know more


Sightings with only general locations are plotted at the center of the reported location.