The U.S. Navy says its training and testing using sonar and explosives could potentially hurt more dolphins and whales in Hawaii and California waters than previously thought.
A specially trained team of disentanglement experts searched the waters off the Monterey County coast Thursday for a gray whale spotted earlier in the week caught up on fishing nets.
A whale that went missing during rescue attempts last week to free it from a large fishing line has been spotted off the coast of Monterey County.
As many as 11 humpback whales have been feeding unusually close to the Santa Cruz shoreline, and there’s concern that interested boaters, kayakers and surfers are getting too close.
A group of killer whales made an up close and personal appearance to boaters in Monterey Bay this week.
The Coast Guard is looking at ways to avoid contact between large shipping vessels in and around the San Francisco Bay and whales.
Irwin in San Francisco asked this Good Question: Do countries still participate in whaling despite the international ban?
In an attempt to protect whales traveling in and around the Golden Gate, marine sanctuary officials are asking boaters and vessel operators to take extra care when navigating the waters off San Francisco.