San Francisco Bay

A gray whale's flukes. (OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)

Whale Sighting In San Francisco Bay Prompts Coast Guard Warning To Ferry Operators

The U.S. Coast Guard warned ferry operators in San Francisco Bay and other boaters Monday to be on the lookout for a whale that was spotted in the bay.

02/23/2015

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Hawksbill patrols San Francisco Bay. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Coast Guard Rescues 6 From Sinking Outrigger Canoe Near SF Crissy Field

A U.S. Coast Guard crew rescued six people in the waters off of San Francisco’s Crissy Field late Sunday morning.

02/22/2015

A stuck van sits on a patch of land in the San Francisco Bay waiting for the tide to recede. (CBS)

Stuck! Van Gets Caught By The Tide In The SF Bay

A van full of passengers was stuck in the SF bay after the tide caught them by surprise.

02/16/2015

A gray whale's flukes. (OMAR TORRES/AFP/Getty Images)

Two Gray Whales Spotted Inside San Francisco Bay Likely Mom, Calf

The Coast Guard is urging boaters near Angel Island and the Golden Gate Bridge to be especially careful.

02/14/2015

Google Spherical Trekker Technology

Google Self-Driving Robot Boat Maps SF Shoreline, Extends Street View To Waterways

It’s like Street View for the shoreline. Google is taking its interactive 360-degree mapping technology onto the waters of San Francisco Bay.

02/12/2015

Birds that had been covered in a mysterious goo are released back to the wild in Sausalito on January 28, 2015. (Jeffrey Schaub/CBS)

24 Gooey Birds Released In Sausalito, Substance Still Remains A Mystery

Officials have still not figured out exactly what the mystery goo is or where it may have come from.

01/28/2015

A Dunlin, a very small shorebird, is washed of a mystery contaminant at the San Francisco Bay Center. (Cheryl Reynolds/International Bird Rescue)

Death Toll From Mystery Goo Reaches 200 Birds; Substance Still Unknown

An unidentified sticky substance found on seabirds in the East Bay and Peninsula since Friday has killed about 200 birds, while more than 250 others are receiving care, California Department of Fish and Wildlife officials said Wednesday.

01/21/2015

Flooding

Rising ‘King Tides’ Prompt High Tide Warning For Boaters, Residents On And Around SF Bay

The United States Coast Guard is asking residents and boaters to be careful on and around San Francisco Bay through mid-week as high tides may cause flooding and affect property.

01/20/2015

Working with a 'dummy' victim during a mock rescue.

Brave Members Of Alameda Dive Team Search For Victims In The Darkest Depths Of The San Francisco Bay

ALAMEDA (KPIX 5) — We hear tales about heroic rescues every day, but when it comes to saving people underwater, that is quite a different story. KPIX 5 met a team of volunteer divers and […]

11/21/2014

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Hawksbill patrols San Francisco Bay. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Body Found In San Francisco Bay Near Golden Gate Bridge

A body was found in San Francisco Bay near the Golden Gate Bridge Tuesday morning.

11/11/2014

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