Fire-Suppressing Foam's Toxic Chemicals Detected In California Groundwater"There are 1.5 million people in California that we know of that are drinking this stuff in their drinking water," Bill Walker of the Environmental Working Group says of toxic PFCs originating from fire suppressing foam.
Kite Surfers Have Close Encounter With Pair Of Whales In SF BayA couple of lucky kite surfers had a once in a lifetime Thursday afternoon when a pair of whales surfaced only yards away on San Francisco Bay.
Pair Of Whales Seen Swimming In San Francisco BaySome people on San Francisco's waterfront got a surprise Monday afternoon when two whales were seen swimming between Alcatraz and Angel Island.
Caltrans Wants To Implode Remaining Piers of Old Bay BridgeCaltrans officials sought approval Monday to implode the remaining piers of the old Bay Bridge beginning in October.
Coast Guard Increases Bay Patrols In Wake Of Brussels AttacksSince the Brussels terrorist attacks, United States Coast Guard is increasing patrols in the San Francisco Bay.
Bay Crabbing Season Still On Hold As Fishermen Await Quality TestingAfter months of delay, Bay Area crab fishermen on Friday were finally allowed to set their traps off the coast. But other issues are leading those fishermen to stay on shore rather than rushing out to make up for lost time.
Sea Lion Found Outside Fremont Home, Miles From BayFremont police said they found a lost California sea lion Thursday morning several miles from the Bay.
Makeover In Store For San Francisco's Crissy FieldWith over a million visitors a year, San Francisco’s Crissy Field has seen a significant deterioration of its promenade since its restoration 15 years ago, and the GGNRA plans to rehabilitate the pathway, and the most heavily used parking area.
Authorities Look To Crack Down On Boaters Skirting Laws On Richardson BayAuthorities around Richardson Bay in Marin County are looking to enforce a law requiring boaters to get permission to anchor out in the bay for more than 10 hours.
Man Who Forages In San Francisco Bay Carries Lemon Wedge To Snack On Raw ShellfishKirk Lombard walks the walk. The guy who says we should be eating more of the small fishes that live in San Francisco Bay carries a lemon in his pocket when he goes fishing, just so he can snack on raw shellfish.
Body Of Missing Berkeley Woman Found In San Francisco BayThe body of woman reported missing from Oakland a week ago was found in the bay off Alameda Thursday afternoon.
Kayakers Rescued Outside Golden Gate BridgeThe Coast Guard rescued two kayakers Sunday evening off the coast of Marin County, Coast Guard officials said.