Point Reyes National Seashore
The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a man who was swept out to sea from a beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore on New Year’s Day as 59-year-old Charles Francis Quaid, of Richmond.
A search in Marin County in the waters off Point Reyes National Seashore was called off after the Coast Guard recovered the body of a man who was swept out to sea while trying to rescue his dog from the swift undercurrent.
Winter camping for San Francisco means the same breathtaking experience as the rest of the year but fewer crowds, rain-fresh air, flowing rivers, migrating California gray whales and off-season specials. Whether campers set up a romantic tent for two or check into a new cabin, they will enjoy a majestic getaway at what seems like a world away.
The owner of a Northern California oyster farm says he has filed a federal lawsuit seeking to overturn Interior Secretary Ken Salazar’s eviction of his family-run business from a national park.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is shutting down an historic Northern California oyster farm along Point Reyes National Seashore so the area can be returned to wilderness.
The permit for Drakes Bay Oyster Company expires at the end of the month with a decision on its future expected before then.
In the United States, November has been set aside to honor the long history and achievements of America’s native people. Celebrate the month by visiting Native American exhibits and historic locations in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Fall makes for the best weather in San Francisco and nearby spots are generally sunny and comfortable. The beauty of this city is that there are many day and weekend trip options around town and close by, with something for everyone in the family.
The future of an oyster farm in the Point Reyes National Seashore is still murky after a new report criticized the National Park Service’s environmental review of the farm.
Federal officials are asking large ships to slow down as they approach San Francisco Bay to prevent collisions with whales.