Dead Whale Washes Onto Point Reyes National SeashoreAuthorities say a dead whale has washed ashore in the San Francisco Bay Area, bringing the total to at least 11 dead whales found in the area since March.
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.
Pt. Reyes To Allow Public Viewing Of Elephant Seals That Took Over BeachThe public has been given a rare chance to view the colony of elephant seals that has taken up residence at the Point Reyes National Seashore visitor center.
Gov't Shutdown Brings Elephant Seals To Point Reyes BeachElephant seals used the opportunity of an empty Drake's Beach on Point Reyes National Seashore - due to the government shutdown - to gather for mating and bearing pups.
Sea Lion Found Dead With Gunshot Wounds at Point ReyesA California sea lion was recently found dead with several gunshot wounds on a beach at Point Reyes National Seashore.
Settlement Reached Over Cattle Grazing On Point Reyes National SeashoreConservation groups, ranchers and the National Park Service reached a settlement over cattle grazing in Point Reyes National Seashore.
Point Reyes Announces Annual Closures For Harbor Seal Pupping SeasonTwo popular areas in the Point Reyes National Seashore closed Wednesday for four months to accommodate the annual harbor seal "pupping" season, according to National Park Service officials.
Human Remains Found At Point Reyes Prompts Lengthy InvestigationPlatform Bridge Road in unincorporated Marin County was reopened Saturday afternoon following a lengthy investigation into human remains found in the area.
Rare Whale Likely Victim Of Vessel CollisionA rarely seen Baird’s beaked whale that washed up on North Beach in Point Reyes National Seashore was likely killed by injuries suffered in a collision with a large vessel, marine researchers said Tuesday.
Skeletal Remains Identified As Missing UC Berkeley StudentSkeletal remains discovered in the Point Reyes National Seashore have been identified as those of a UC Berkeley student who has been missing since January.
3 People Stranded On Point Reyes National Seashore CliffA search and rescue team deployed to the Point Reyes National Seashore for a cliff rescue of three people Monday night, according to the Marin County Sheriff's Office.
High Surf Advisory Continues For Bay Area Coast, Waves Could Reach 30 FeetA high surf advisory remains in effect Friday for coastal parts of the Bay Area.
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