Gov. Brown Signs Law To Protect Whales From Crab TrapsGov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation meant to reduce the surging number of whales getting caught in crabbing gear.
Rotting Whale Carcass At Popular SoCal Surf Spot Leaves Officials Scratching HeadsThe massive carcass of a whale was rotting Tuesday at a popular California surfing spot while authorities were deciding whether to tow it out to sea or cut it into pieces and load them on trucks.
SoCal Whale Watchers Searching For Entangled Whale Caught Up In Net, BuoySouthern California whale watchers are on the lookout for a humpback entangled in netting and what looks to be a buoy.
Whale Found Washed Ashore In Fremont Was Struck By ShipA juvenile gray whale found washed ashore near the Alameda Creek Trail in Fremont’s Coyote Hills Regional Park in September was apparently struck by a ship, according to necropsy results released by the Marine Mammal Center Tuesday.
Kayaking Man Almost Crushed By Whale Recounts Near-Death ExperienceA man kayaking in Monterey Bay who was nearly crushed to death by a breaching whale relives the terrifying incident.
Whale Nearly Crushes Couple Kayaking In Monterey CountyA tranquil whale watching tour turns terrifying within moments.
No Sign Of Blue Whale Tangled In Fishing Line Off SoCal CoastThere is no sign of a blue whale that was entangled in fishing line off the Southern California coast.
Whale Found Dead In Oakland Estuary Was Struck By ShipScientists say a dead whale found floating in the Oakland Estuary was struck by a ship.
Dead Whale Found Lodged In Alameda DockA dead whale became lodged in a dock in Alameda Wednesday morning, but it was unclear how the whale died.
Investigation Into Deaths Of 30 Whales Along Alaska's Shores IntensifiesA federal agency announced plans Thursday for a more intense investigation into what caused the deaths of 30 large whales in the western Gulf of Alaska since May.
Boaters Warned After Dead Whale Found Floating Close To Shipping Lanes Near PacificaBoaters were being warned to watch out for a large dead whale found floating off the Pacifica Coast near shipping channels.
Scientists Find Evidence Dead Humpback Whale On Pacifica Beach Was Hit By Passing ShipScientists who examined a dead humpback whale found on a Pacifica beach Sunday morning have found evidence the whale was hit by a passing ship, according to the Marine Mammal Center.