Boaters

Lake Oroville Visitors Center photo showing 4 freshwater jellyfish, some as wide as a 50-cent piece (Credit Lake Oroville Visitors Center)

Bizarre Jellyfish Discovered In California’s Lake Oroville, Despite Historic Drought Conditions

Despite the historic drought, or perhaps partly because of it, rare freshwater jellyfish are thriving in the decimated Lake Oroville, a large inland lake nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, about 90 minutes north of Sacramento.

08/21/2014

Waves crash against a seawall as people make their way along the Embarcadero in San Francisco during stormy weather. (AP Photo)

Rough Wind, High Seas Prompts Coast Guard Warning For Bay Area Boaters

The U.S. Coast Guard was advising boaters on the San Francisco Bay to be prepared for rough winds and high seas Thursday.

12/19/2013

Coast Guard crew members aboard a HH-65C Dolphin helicopter. (U.S. Coast Guard via Getty Images)

Coast Guard: Report Of Missing Boaters A Possible Hoax

The U.S. Coast Guard has called off its search for a man, woman and two children who reportedly abandoned ship off the coast of Monterey County on Sunday afternoon and said the report may have been a hoax.

02/26/2013

U.S. Coast Guard

Coast Guard Rescues Boaters After Cold Night Near Bodega Bay

The Coast Guard said two men and young boy are OK after they spent a cold night at sea on a disabled small boat.

04/08/2012

Chopper 5 spots a gray whale in San Francisco Bay on March 7, 2012. (CBS)

Boaters Urged To Stay Clear Of Whale & Calf In San Francisco Bay

A gray whale mother and calf were spotted in San Francisco Bay again Thursday morning, and officials from the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary were warning boaters to give them a wide berth.

03/08/2012

Martinez Marina

Martinez Marina Gets Funding For Dredging

The Martinez Marina is filled with mud and silt during low tide. Now the city has come up with a million dollars to help solve the problem.

02/04/2012

Leland Yee & Friends & Family of Missing Fishermen (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Coast Guard Crews Continue Search For Missing Bay Area Boaters In Mexico

International rescue teams Sunday continued to search for seven people missing from a charter fishing boat that capsized a week ago in ocean waters near Baja, Mexico, a U.S. Coast Guard official said.

CBS San Francisco–07/10/2011

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Coast Guard Rescues 3 Boaters Stuck In Petaluma River Mud

The Coast Guard rescued a three boaters when they got stuck in the mud in Petaluma River Friday afternoon.

CBS San Francisco–07/09/2011

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Fishermen Rescued From Stranded Boat In Bodega Bay

Two men were rescued from a fishing vessel that ran aground in the Bodega Bay Harbor on Thursday night, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

CBS San Francisco–07/01/2011

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7 Rescued From Tomales Bay Sandbar After Boat Capsizes

Seven people were rescued by helicopter from an island in Tomales Bay near the Point Reyes National Seashore after one of their boats capsized, according to authorities.

CBS San Francisco–05/23/2011

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