|Really depends on what clams you are targeting.
Read the regs specifically section 29.20-29.71
Each clam species has different limit takes depending where you get them. I don't see a 35 count limit for any of them.
My friends were ticketed under:
(a) Except as provided in this article there are
no closed seasons, closed hours or minimum
size limits for any invertebrate. The bag limit
on all invertebrates for which the take is
authorized and for which there is not a bag
limit otherwise established in this article is
35. In San Francisco and San Pablo bays and
saltwater tributaries east of the Golden Gate
Bridge invertebrates may not be taken at night
except from the shore.
29.20. Clams General.
(a) Except as provided in this article, there are
no closed seasons, bag limits or size limits on
The clams in question are bean clam (Donax) and are not specficly mentioned in regs 29.20-29.71