One Dead After Boat Capsizes Near Farallon IslandsOne man died and two others survived when the fishing boat they were on capsized near the Farallon Islands off the coast of San Francisco on Saturday, police said Tuesday.
She Made It! First Woman Swims From Farallon Islands To The Golden Gate BridgeKim Chambers of San Francisco completed her historic swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden Gate Bridge just after 5 p.m., Saturday. Until now, the cold shark-infested, 30-mile swim had only been done by men.
San Francisco Swimmer Tries To Become First Woman To Swim From Farallon Islands To Golden Gate BridgeA swimmer from San Francisco was on her way Saturday to become the first woman to swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden Gate Bridge.
Braving Shark-Infested Waters, Woman Attempts Swim From Farallon Islands To Golden Gate BridgeA San Francisco swimmer is trying to do something no woman has ever done before, braving shark-infested waters to swim from the Farallon Islands to San Francisco.
Great White Sharks In Water Force Swimmer To Abort Golden Gate Bridge To Farallon Islands AttemptA Bay Area man had to stop his quest to be the first to swim from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands due to Great White sharks in the water.
Marin County Man Swimming Historic Route From SF To Farallon IslandsA Marin County man is close to becoming the first to swim solo from San Francisco to the Farallon Islands.
Dozens Of Whales Frolicking Off Coast Prompts Warning For NorCal BoatersOfficials documented 115 humpback, blue and fin whales during a one-hour survey last weekend near the Farallon Islands.
Sunken Radioactive WWII Ship Rediscovered In Ocean Near Farallon IslandsScientists have rediscovered a mostly intact World War II aircraft carrier used in atomic bomb tests and then sunk off the Northern California coast decades ago.
Warmer Ocean Temperatures Luring Dolphins, Rare Turtle To Northern California CoastlineIt's no bathtub, but Northern California's warm water is attracting visitors from as far as Ecuador and Alaska.
Athlete Swims From Farallon Islands To Muir Beach; Only 3rd Ever To Complete TrekMuir Beach resident Jon Rauh probably thought he’d seen some impressive feats after returning from the San Francisco Giants home opening win over Arizona, but he says he soon became one of a handful of spectators to one of the rarest accomplishments in Bay Area athletics, one some say hasn’t been done since 1967.
Feds Hold Public Meeting In SF On Farallon Islands Mice Eradication PlanFederal wildlife officials are holding a public meeting in San Francisco Thursday on a proposal to use a rodenticide to eliminate invasive mice from the Farallon Islands.
Coast Guard Responds To Charter Boat In Distress Near Farallon IslandsThe U.S. Coast Guard responded to a fishing boat with two dozen people aboard that was reportedly taking on water near the Farallon Islands Sunday afternoon.