Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary, CA

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Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary

Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary is a lush feeding ground for many marine mammals and seabirds. Algae and invertebrates proliferate. Endangered humpback whales along with Dall's porpoises, albatross...[more]


Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary
1 Bear Valley Rd
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
Phone:(415) 663-0314

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Cordell Bank is located on the continental shelf, about 43 nautical miles (nm) northwest of the Golden Gate Bridge and 18 nm west of the Point Reyes lighthouse. The sanctuary boundary starts six miles offshore of Point Reyes.

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