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Beaches

A flooded street in Mill Valley, due to 'king tides.' December 13, 2012. (CBS)

‘King Tides’ To Hit Northern California Beaches

Forecasters are urging people enjoying the Northern California coast to be careful as high tides and big waves hit the region’s beaches during the next few days.

12/12/2012

Volunteers gathering trash from California's coastline. (Photo courtesy of Save the Bay)

1000s Of Bay Area Volunteers Come Out On California Coastal Cleanup Day

Thousands of Bay Area volunteers headed to local shorelines, beaches and inland waterways as part of the 28th annual California Coastal Cleanup on Saturday.

09/15/2012

Eye On The Bay: Daytrip, Davenport

Eye On The Bay: Daytrip, Davenport

Brian daytrips to one of Highway One’s most charming beach towns and uncovers ten reasons to make the trek during any season.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/24/2012

Baker Beach

Bay Area Beaches Get Clean Report Cards For 2012

Bacteria levels at beaches all over the Bay Area have improved dramatically since last year, so beach goers can enjoy the shore without worry this summer, environmentalists said Thursday.

05/24/2012

Marine Mammal Center volunteers feed an elephant seal pup (CBS)

Sharp Rise In Starving California Seal Pups Reported

The Marine Mammal Center in Sausalito is reporting a higher-than-usual number of emaciated elephant seal pups.

04/17/2012

high surf pier, child

High Surf Advisory Extended For North Bay Coastline

That Valentine’s Day romantic stroll on the beach may have to wait, as a high-surf advisory has been extended through this afternoon for North Bay coastlines, according to the National Weather Service.

02/14/2012

Surfer catches a wave at Ocean Beach, San Francisco (AP)

Powerful Swells Expected To Hit California Coast This Week

Those heading to the beach over the Labor Day weekend may want to take some extra precautions, as heavy swells are expected to hit the California Coast.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/30/2011

Eye On The Bay: Bay Area Beach Tour

Eye On The Bay: Bay Area Beach Tour – 6/2/11

Check it out as we cruise our way to over 30 beautiful bay area beaches chosen by some of the Eye on the Bay staff and YOU, our viewers.  From great views to the perfect […]

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/02/2011

Baker Beach

Bay Area Beaches Receive Failing Grade

The report cards are in and while most beaches in the Bay Area passed with flying colors, there are a few that need to improve in terms of water quality.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/25/2011

Rockaway Beach (CBS 5)

3 Peninsula Beaches Stay Closed Due To Contamination

Three of four beaches in San Mateo County will remain closed this week due to unsafe levels of bacteria that continue to be detected in near-shore waters, a health official said Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–12/23/2010

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