Beaches in Santa Barbara County and Monterey County will be closed over Labor Day weekend.
Restrictions for Santa Barbara were announced Wednesday for stationary activities at the beach including sitting, lying, standing, picking and similar activities.
Access to the ocean for water sports or other physical activities will be allowed.
The restrictions for both counties will be in effect from Friday, Sept. 4, through Monday, Sept. 7.
Monterey County said although beaches will be closed, kayaking and paddleboarding will still be allowed on the Monterey bay.