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Dana Point Times
The boats out of Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching have been targeting yellowtail throughout Jan., with some days proving better than others. But as the water temperature holds steady, the boats have been pulling in a variety of fish, including sand bass and halibut.
Here is the latest fish count out of Dana Wharf:
1/13—2 boats; 71 anglers: 11 yellowtail, 7 sand bass, 2 sculpin, 1 calico bass
1/12—2 boats; 44 anglers: 67 yellowtail, 2 bonito
1/11—3 boats; 68 anglers: 7 sand bass, 6 calico bass, 5 sculpin, 4 halibut, 1 perch
1/10—4 boats; 76 anglers: 136 yellowtail, 20 sculpin, 8 sand bass, 5 calico bass
1/9—2 boats; 30 anglers: 49 yellowtail, 17 sand bass, 5 sculpin, 2 calico bass, 2 perch
1/8—1 boat; 21 anglers: 76 sculpin, 1 bonito
1/7—2 boats; 49 anglers: 80 sculpin, 10 sand bass, 3 calico bass, 1 yellowtail
1/6—2 boats; 67 anglers: 144 sculpin, 24 sanddabs, 18 mackerel, 9 calico bass, 1 sand bass, 1 bonito