Boaters have been asked to keep their distance away from an influx of whales expected to migrate through Bay Area waters for the next few months, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials.
Two recent gray whale sightings on the other side of the world may suggest that climate change is forcing them to expand their habitat.
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.
Rich German posted the video to his Facebook page earlier this month, and has received national media attention for his encounter with the whales.
A stand-up paddle board instructor captured a breath-taking encounter with humpback whales in the Monterey Bay last week.
New research suggests there are as many blue whales living off the coast of California as there were before humans started hunting them to near extinction 110 years ago.
Since the release of the film, “Blackfish”, SeaWorld has seen a drop in attendance and a plummet of its stock price. One journalist researched killer whales in captivity and has drawn his conclusions in a book.
Marine officials are warning ships, small boats and people on the water to stay well away from federally protected whales that have been spotted feeding close to the San Francisco shoreline.
Boaters on Monterey Bay are being warned to keep their distance from humpback whales and other marine wildlife feeding on shore, according to the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
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