Researchers Hope Whale Tagging Can Reduce Ship Strikes In SF BayWhales have showing up in Bay Area waters in record numbers this summer and marine researchers are hoping new technology might help the sea mammals from being hurt or killed by ship strikes.
Rescuers Free Tangled Humpback Whale Off California CoastRescuers off California on Tuesday freed a badly tangled humpback whale caught by fishing anchors that were dragging it to the ocean floor.
Humpback Whale Visits Sailors Beneath Golden Gate BridgeThe sailors got an eyeful and the whale escaped just in time.
32-Foot Humpback Washed Ashore Near Pescadoro Likely Killed By BoatScientists were performing a necropsy on a juvenile humpback whale washed up ashore at a beach near Pescadero in San Mateo County.
VIDEO: Whale Bumps Paddleboarder In Half Moon BayA paddleboarder in Half Moon Bay got up close and personal with a whale this weekend and even captured it on video.
Entangled Humpback Whale Freed In Monterey BayA fisherman spotted a whale entangled in Monterey Bay and followed the animal until rescuers arrived, helping to save its life.
SoCal Whale Watchers Searching For Entangled Whale Caught Up In Net, BuoySouthern California whale watchers are on the lookout for a humpback entangled in netting and what looks to be a buoy.
Humpback Whale Snarled In 100s Of Feet Of Line Off CA Coast Finally FreeRescuers have managed to free a humpback whale entangled in hundreds of feet of fishing line off the coast of California.
VIDEO: Half Moon Bay Paddleboarder Encounters Humpback WhaleThe whale came within a paddle’s length of Vivian Guzman.
Boaters Warned After Dead Whale Found Floating Close To Shipping Lanes Near PacificaBoaters were being warned to watch out for a large dead whale found floating off the Pacifica Coast near shipping channels.
Scientists Find Evidence Dead Humpback Whale On Pacifica Beach Was Hit By Passing ShipScientists who examined a dead humpback whale found on a Pacifica beach Sunday morning have found evidence the whale was hit by a passing ship, according to the Marine Mammal Center.
Dead Humpback Whale That Washed Ashore On A Pacifica Beach Likely Struck By ShipThe humpback was discovered on Pacifica’s Sharp Park Beach on Monday evening.