NPS: Yosemite Bears Getting Hit, Killed By Speeders Through ParkThe National Park Service said on Friday at least four bears have been hit by cars in recent days, two that were killed, by people who are speeding through the park.
Coronavirus Found in Yosemite National Park SewageTests of untreated waste water from Yosemite National Park have confirmed the presence of coronavirus and the recently-reopened park is cutting the number of vehicle passes in half.
Reopening: Yosemite Reportedly Opening Thursday, Reservations RequiredAfter being closed for nearly three months due to the coronavirus pandemic, Yosemite National Park is set to reopen to the general public.
Dead Humpback Whale Washes Ashore On Baker Beach In San FranciscoA dead humpback whale washed ashore in San Francisco Tuesday morning, authorities said.
Stomach Illness Outbreak At Yosemite Prompts Major Clean-UpFederal health officials are inspecting Yosemite National Park's food service areas after at least a dozen people have fallen ill with stomach issues.
California Hikers Die in Fall at Arches National Park in UtahTwo people were killed and another injured when they fell near Delicate Arch in Utah's Arches National Park on Friday. All three are believed to be from California and may be related, authorities said.
Historic Point Reyes Lighthouse Set To Reopen Following $5.7 Million RenovationAfter a 13-month, $5.7 million rehabilitation, the historic Point Reyes Lighthouse will reopen on Friday.
Hundreds Celebrate 'Rosie the Riveter' at Richmond Waterfront FestivalAn estimated 1,000 people attended the Rosie Rally Home Front Festival in Richmond Saturday to commemorate the iconic, if fictional, World War II female worker known as "Rosie the Riveter."
Point Reyes Ranching, Elk Culling Proposals To Be Heard At Public HearingsThe National Park Service is holding two hearings this month on six proposals regarding cattle and dairy ranching and tule elk management on 28,000 acres in the Point Reyes National Seashore and the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in Marin County.
Off-Leash Dog Kills Endangered Seal Pup At Pt. Reyes SeashoreAn off-leash dog attacked and killed a seal pup last week at Point Reyes National Seashore, according to National Park Service investigators.
GGNRA Regains Top Spot As Most Visited Site In National Park SystemThe Golden Gate National Recreation Area regained the top spot as the most visited site in the National Park System in 2018, officials announced Tuesday.
Yosemite, California National Parks Returning To Normal Operations Post ShutdownCalifornia's signature national parks are getting back to normal operations following the 35-day partial federal government shutdown.
Visitors Cut Down Protected Joshua Trees During Government Shutdown"We've never seen this level of out-of-bounds camping" said the superintendent of California's Joshua Tree National Park.
Yosemite Among National Parks Dealing With Vandals, Human Waste Amid Gov't ShutdownHuman feces, overflowing garbage, illegal off-roading and other damaging behavior in fragile areas were beginning to overwhelm some of the West's iconic national parks on Monday.
Gov't Shutdown Brings Reduced Services to Golden Gate National Recreation AreaDuring the partial shutdown of the federal government most physical spaces that make up the Golden Gate National Recreation Area will remain open, though services will be substantially curtailed.