New research suggests there are as many blue whales living off the coast of California as there were before humans started hunting them to near extinction 110 years ago.
Recent shark sightings in Southern California, one the ended in an attack on Saturday, is enough of a reason to want to stay dry on shore this summer. But data shows shark attacks are down.
A man who was attacked by a great white shark off a Southern California beach is describing how quickly a routine swim turned into a bloody nightmare.
California marine scientists are collecting samples from sea mammals around the state in an effort to create a map of toxic hot spots.
Marine scientists are finding a large number of dead starfish along the West Coast stricken with a disease that causes the creatures to lose their arms and disintegrate.
A brood of weedy seadragon babies finished hatching last week at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, aquarium officials said.
A new visitor center showcasing Monterey Bay is getting closer to opening its doors in Santa Cruz. The facility, now under construction, is almost two decades in the making.