Federal Officials Withdraw Plan To Drop Poison On Farallon IslandsFederal fish and wildlife officials on Wednesday withdrew their plan to drop poison on the South Farallon Islands to kill mice, a spokeswoman for the California Coastal Commission said.
Feds Seek To Dump Rodent Poison On Farallones To Kill Mice, Help BirdsThe rodents were introduced to the island nearly 200 years ago and have since "led to long-term ecological damage," according to a report.
Plan To Drop Poison On Farallon Islands To Eradicate Mice Draws CriticismThe US Fish and Wildlife Department is floating a controversial plan to dump one and a half tons of poison pellets on the Farallon Islands National Wildlife Refuge to get rid of an infestation of mice.
Man Rescued After Getting Bitten By Shark Near Farallon IslandsA man was rescued Tuesday afternoon after suffering a shark bite near the Farallon Islands west of San Francisco, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
Trump Administration Reviews Drilling Opportunity Off Northern California CoastTrump administration reviews deep-sea drilling opportunities in the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary.
New HD Webcam Offers Real Time Views Of Farallon IslandsVisitors wishing to see the Farallon National Wildlife Refuge can now skip the 30-mile boat ride to the islands and instead watch from the comfort of their home...
Mystery Solved: Navy Tugboat Lost A Century Ago Found Near FarallonesA Navy tugboat that sank nearly a century ago has been found by a team of government researchers off the Bay Area coast.
One Dead After Boat Capsizes Near Farallon IslandsOne man died and two others survived when the fishing boat they were on capsized near the Farallon Islands off the coast of San Francisco on Saturday, police said Tuesday.
She Made It! First Woman Swims From Farallon Islands To The Golden Gate BridgeKim Chambers of San Francisco completed her historic swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden Gate Bridge just after 5 p.m., Saturday. Until now, the cold shark-infested, 30-mile swim had only been done by men.
San Francisco Swimmer Tries To Become First Woman To Swim From Farallon Islands To Golden Gate BridgeA swimmer from San Francisco was on her way Saturday to become the first woman to swim from the Farallon Islands to the Golden Gate Bridge.
Braving Shark-Infested Waters, Woman Attempts Swim From Farallon Islands To Golden Gate BridgeA San Francisco swimmer is trying to do something no woman has ever done before, braving shark-infested waters to swim from the Farallon Islands to San Francisco.
Great White Sharks In Water Force Swimmer To Abort Golden Gate Bridge To Farallon Islands AttemptA Bay Area man had to stop his quest to be the first to swim from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands due to Great White sharks in the water.
Marin County Man Swimming Historic Route From SF To Farallon IslandsA Marin County man is close to becoming the first to swim solo from San Francisco to the Farallon Islands.
Dozens Of Whales Frolicking Off Coast Prompts Warning For NorCal BoatersOfficials documented 115 humpback, blue and fin whales during a one-hour survey last weekend near the Farallon Islands.
Sunken Radioactive WWII Ship Rediscovered In Ocean Near Farallon IslandsScientists have rediscovered a mostly intact World War II aircraft carrier used in atomic bomb tests and then sunk off the Northern California coast decades ago.