Second Oil Sheen Spotted Near Phillips 66 RefineryU.S. Coast Guard officials on Wednesday said two oil sheens were discovered near the Phillips 66 Refinery in Rodeo and in northern San Pablo Bay.
Man-Made Levee Breach At Sears Point Creates New Tidal Marsh In Sonoma CountyA man-made breach in the Sears Point levee in southern Sonoma County Sunday allowed high-tide salt water from San Pablo Bay to begin filling a 1,000-acre tidal marsh basin.
Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Mystery Plane That Crashed In San Pablo BayThe search was launched after a Contra Costa County teacher reported her students had seen a plane spiraling out of control into the water.
High-Tech Binoculars On Marin County Trail Simulate Bay Vistas After Decades Of Global WarmingSophisticated software-enhanced binoculars installed on the Marin County shoreline will let viewers envision the San Pablo Bay after decades of global warming and rising sea levels.
American Canyon Woman Found Dead On Shore Of San Pablo BayA woman who was found dead on the shore of San Pablo Bay in Rodeo on Saturday has been identified as 58-year-old Cynthia Andrews of American Canyon, a Contra Costa County coroner’s deputy said Monday.
Body Of Woman Washes Ashore By San Pablo Bay In RodeoA 58-year-old woman was found dead by the San Pablo Bay in Rodeo in Contra Costa County Saturday morning.
Environmental Group Names Bay Area’s ‘Dirtiest’ Beach A Marin County beach has earned the dubious distinction of being named the dirtiest in the Bay Area.
NTSB: Pilot Error Led To Fatal Mid-Air Plane Crash Over San Pablo BayA fatal mid-air collision over San Pablo Bay occurred when the pilot of a small airplane misjudged the space between his plane and another small aircraft, according to a preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report.
Pilot Killed In San Pablo Bay Crash Identified As Rocklin ManThe Contra Costa County Coroner says the man killed Sunday when he collided with another private plane and crashed into San Pablo Bay was a 33-year-old believed to be from Sacramento.
Divers Find Fuselage Of Plane That Crashed Into San Francisco Bay After Midair CollisionDiving crews with the Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office have located the fuselage of a plane that crashed into San Francisco Bay over the weekend after a midair collision.
Underwater Camera To Be Used To Find More Wreckage After Mid-Air Collision Over San Francisco BayInvestigators plan to use an underwater camera as they search for wreckage from the midair collision of two small planes that sent one crashing into San Francisco Bay.
Crews Find Wreckage Of Cessna Plane That Crashed In San Pablo BayA missing plane that went down in San Pablo Bay Sunday afternoon has been located by the Contra Costa County sheriff’s Infrastructure Protection Team, sheriff’s officials said Monday.