Top 5 Nearby Honeymoon GetawaysThe San Francisco Bay Area has it all for the newlywed couple on their honeymoon: outdoor adventures, city nightlife, rustic surroundings, beaches. A hotel in the heart of San Francisco, beaches just north of the Golden Gate, the Napa Valley wine country, or a waterfront view in Monterey; the choices are endless.
Orphaned Sea Otter Pup From Peninsula Thriving At Chicago AquariumAn orphaned sea otter pup is beginning to thrive at the rehabilitation facility it was taken to after being rescued from a Peninsula beach.
Orphaned Baby Otter Found Stranded On Peninsula Beach Getting Round-The-Clock Care At Chicago AquariumAn orphaned baby otter found stranded at a San Mateo County beach in September is now living at a Chicago aquarium where it is receiving round-the-clock care and learning how to be an otter, aquarium officials said.
Monterey Bay Aquarium Knocks 21 Fish From Seafood Watch ListTwenty-one species of fish made the leap Tuesday off a watch list of seafood to avoid as unsustainably overfished.
Toadfish Sex Calls May Be Mystery Sound Keeping Pacific Grove Residents Up At NightStrange noises that have been keeping Pacific Grove residents up at night may be the sound of their amphibian neighbors’ mating calls.
Pier 39's Sea Lions Focus Of New Nature Center The sea lions' occupation of Pier 39's docks now enters its 24th year of delighting tourists and frustrating fisherman, as marked by a ceremony today centered on a new Sea Lion Center.
Best Cool-Weather Water ActivitesFinding cool weather water fun for kids isn’t easy in the colder months, but there’s plenty to see, touch and find all around us. Bundle up, bring a change of clothes and get ready for a season of splashing fun.
Monterey Aquarium Displays Another Great White SharkAquarium officials say the four-foot, seven-inch male shark was transferred from Malibu to Monterey and placed in the aquarium’s Open Sea exhibit on Wednesday night. The aquarium hopes to keep it on display for the next several months.
Monterey Bay Penguin Chick To Be Raised Behind-The-ScenesA 3-week-old penguin chick at Monterey Bay Aquarium was temporarily moved off exhibit Saturday and will be raised behind the scenes, officials reported.
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