Rip Currents Possible Along Coast, Monterey Bay Beaches This WeekendVisitors to beaches in the San Francisco and Monterey bay areas are urged to stay back from and going into the ocean Friday afternoon until Sunday evening.
Dramatic Video Shows Kayaker Attacked By Shark In Monterey BayA kayaker posted dramatic video of a shark attacking him in the Monterey Bay. Fortunately, he lived to write about it.
Migrating Whales Putting On Show Off The CoastThe migration of whales up the California coast is in full swing and nowhere is this more evident than in the waters of Monterey Bay.
Orcas Engage In Unprecedented Monterey Bay Killing SpreeA biologist with Monterey Bay Whale Watch says orcas have killed four gray whale calves in eight days.
Small Magnitude 2.6 Quake Strikes Near Monterey Bay A preliminary 2.6 magnitude earthquake struck Sunday evening near Monterey Bay and Salinas, officials with the U.S. Geological Survey said.
World Heritage Site Status Sought For Slice Of Central Coast OceanYosemite and the north coast redwoods already are recognized as UNESCO World Heritage sites, and now marine scientists want a slice of the pacific ocean to share that global prestige.
Consumers Warned To Avoid Eating Rock Crab From Half Moon Bay Due To Dangerous ToxinRock crabs caught in Half Moon Bay showed domoic acid levels in the internal organs of more than 10 times the level that requires the action to be taken.
Red Crabs Pile Up On Monterey Bay BeachesBy the thousands, red crabs are piling up on the shore at Del Monte Beach – the victims of the El Nino warmed waters.
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.
Video: Hunting Killer Whales Putting On Show In Monterey BayPods of Orca killer whales have been putting on a show as they troll the waters of Monterey Bay, hunting for baby gray whales to prey upon.
Oil From Sunken Cargo Ship Threatening Wildlife In Monterey BayOil covering at least nine birds that have been rescued in the Monterey Bay area since late last year has been traced to a leaking cargo ship that sunk off the California coast more than 60 years ago.
High Surf Advisory Issued For Coast Through Saturday MorningThe National Weather Service is issuing a high surf advisory Thursday for coastal parts of the Bay Area.