Reopenings: East Bay Regional Parks To Allow For Some Camping, Boating; Picnic Areas Stay ClosedThe East Bay Regional Park District announced Sunday it is reopening day use, camping and boating at some parks on Oct. 2 with capacity limitations in place.
Wealthy Marin Resort Developer Charged In Boating Incident That Killed 11-Year-Old SonA resort developer from Marin County has reportedly been charged with vehicular manslaughter and intoxicated boating in connection with the death of his son on San Francisco Bay last year.
Lake Berryessa In Napa County Reopens With RestrictionsBoaters will now be able to enjoy more of the outdoors in Napa County as Lake Berryessa reopened Saturday with restrictions.
Woman Killed, Several Injured In Discovery Bay Boat Collision San Joaquin County Sheriff's investigators were trying to find out what led to a collision of two boats Saturday night just east of the Contra Costa-San Joaquin county line that left a Discovery Bay woman dead and several people on the two boats injured.
Study Shows Boats Anchored by Sausalito Cause Significant Harm to Bay EcosystemAccording to a study by Audubon California, the illegal mooring of private boats has caused significant damage to the seafloor habitat of Richardson Bay.
San Mateo Kayaker Critically Injured By Suspected DUI BoaterA 48-year-old San Mateo man has been charged with boating under the influence after his watercraft allegedly crashed into a teenage kayaker inflicting critical injuries.
Boaters Asked to Take Steps to Reduce Spread of Invasive MusselsState officials are asking boaters launching a vessel on any body of water this weekend to be sure their watercraft is clean, drained and dry ahead of time to prevent the spread of invasive mussels.
Sausalito Moves To Make Water Safe From Abandoned BoatsAny boater who has spent any amount of time on the water in Richardson Bay likely has a story that pertains to anchor outs. Few of them are good.
San Francisco Man Dies When Boats Collide Off Santa Catalina Island, 3 HurtA couple on Facebook identified themselves as the victim’s parents, saying their son was from San Francisco and was on the dinghy with his girlfriend, who was also injured.
Coast Guard Contains Spill From Sunken Boat Leaking Diesel Fuel Into Oyster Cove In South CityThe United States Coast Guard is trying to locate and notify the owner of a boat found submerged and leaking diesel fuel in a South San Francisco marina early Saturday morning.
Beer Can-Littered Boat Abandoned On Ocean Beach Matches Description Of Vessel Stolen From SF Yacht ClubA boat found grounded on Ocean Beach Friday afternoon and abandoned might have been stolen from a San Francisco yacht club, according to a U.S. Coast Guard official.
Why Is My Boss Wearing A Life Jacket To Work?On the exhaustive list of national "days" like "Talk Like A Pirate Day," or "Wear Plaid Day," it may not be as well known, but now that you've read this article, you won't be surprised to see co-workers on Friday, May 15th celebrating "Wear Your Life Jacket To Work Day."
Expected Influx Of Whales Prompts Warning For Bay Area Boaters To Keep Their DistanceBoaters 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.
Boating Under The Influence? State Assemblyman Authors Boater Safety BillA Bay Area member of the state Assembly has authored a bill that would allow law enforcement the right to test the blood of someone they believe may be boating under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Storm Floods Parking Lot At Healdsburg Safeway, Becomes Spot For Wakeboarding, KayakingThe Safeway store in Healdsburg turned into the hottest new party spot in town, when the parking lot became a lake during Thursday’s major storm.