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.
Offshore Drilling Being Permanently Banned Along New Stretch Of Northern California CoastIn a dramatic move by the White House, offshore oil drilling is being permanently banned along a new stretch of the Northern California coast.
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.
NorCal Boaters Warned About Whale EncountersIn an attempt to protect whales traveling in and around the Golden Gate, marine sanctuary officials are asking boaters and vessel operators to take extra care when navigating the waters off San Francisco.