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Leopard shark, Foster City beach

Heavy Rains May Be Cause Of Bay Area Shark Deaths

State biologists say they think they know what may have killed over 100 leopard sharks in the Bay Area in recent weeks – heavy rain diluting the bay’s salinity.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/18/2011

Leopard shark, Foster City beach

State Investigating Shark Die-Off On Peninsula Shores

State wildlife officials were investigating why dozens of dead sharks have been washing up on the western shore of San Francisco Bay.

CBS San Francisco–04/29/2011

A dead leopard shark found near the Redwood City Lagoon. (CBS)

Dead Leopard Sharks Found In Redwood City Lagoons

Researchers said Friday they are baffled why a dozen leopard sharks died in tide pools and sloughs off Redwood City over the last several days.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/22/2011

birds, sky

Hundreds Of Dead Sonoma Birds Likely Hit By Truck

More than 100 birds found dead just off Highway 101 in Sonoma County were likely hit by a truck, California wildlife officials said Tuesday.

KPIX 5–01/11/2011