Cowcod off Big Creek

Cowcod off Big Creek (click to see full-size image)

A cowcod (Sebastes levis) off Big Sur's Big Creek. Picture taken from the Delta submersible during the 2008 IMPACT cruise to determine baseline fish abundances inside and outside new marine protected areas (MPAs) off central California.

Date: September 2008
Photographer: Tom Laidig
Contact: SWFSC Fisheries Ecology Division, Habitat Ecology Team

Last modified: 12/24/2014