Authorities Look To Crack Down On Boaters Skirting Laws On Richardson BayAuthorities around Richardson Bay in Marin County are looking to enforce a law requiring boaters to get permission to anchor out in the bay for more than 10 hours.
Body Of Third Missing Marin County Fisherman Found WednesdayA Sonoma County sheriff's helicopter crew on Wednesday found the body of one of the two men who remained missing after a fishing boat overturned on the rocks near Tomales Point in Marin County last week.
Expected Influx Of Whales Prompts Warning For Bay Area Boaters To Keep Their DistanceBoaters have been asked to keep their distance away from an influx of whales expected to migrate through Bay Area waters for the next few months, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials.
Firefighters Dealing With Spike In Mud Rescues On BayRescue teams on the peninsula are dealing with a spike in the number of people getting stuck on the Bay.
Rising 'King Tides' Prompt High Tide Warning For Boaters, Residents On And Around SF BayThe United States Coast Guard is asking residents and boaters to be careful on and around San Francisco Bay through mid-week as high tides may cause flooding and affect property.
Emergency Responders Work To Save Distressed Boaters In Alviso MarinaEmergency personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard, San Jose Fire Department and Menlo Park Fire Protection District were working to rescue two passengers on a disabled boat in the Alviso Marina in San Jose Sunday afternoon, according to a Coast Guard official.
Bizarre Jellyfish Discovered In California's Lake Oroville, Despite Historic Drought ConditionsDespite 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.
Rough Wind, High Seas Prompts Coast Guard Warning For Bay Area BoatersThe U.S. Coast Guard was advising boaters on the San Francisco Bay to be prepared for rough winds and high seas Thursday.
Coast Guard: Report Of Missing Boaters A Possible HoaxThe 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.
Coast Guard Rescues Boaters After Cold Night Near Bodega BayThe Coast Guard said two men and young boy are OK after they spent a cold night at sea on a disabled small boat.
Boaters Urged To Stay Clear Of Whale & Calf In San Francisco BayA 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.
Martinez Marina Gets Funding For DredgingThe 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.