Woodward Fire: New Evacuations Ordered Near Point Reyes StationAdvancing flames from the Woodward Fire in Marin County prompted additional evacuations near Point Reyes Station, Monday evening.
Woodward Fire: Point Reyes Fire Burn Area Grows To 2,689 Acres; 1,600 Structures Threatened, 5 Percent ContainmentThe Woodward Fire at Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County has burned 2,689 acres and was 5 percent contained as of Sunday morning, the Marin County Fire Department said.
Woodward Fire: Helicopter Crew Makes Dramatic Rescue Of Firefighters Trapped By Advancing Flames; Evacuation Warning Issued For Olemos, InvernessTwo firefighters were plucked from the western Marin wildlands, pulled to safety by a Sonoma County Sheriff's Department helicopter crew, after they became trapped Friday night by the advancing flames of the Woodward Fire.
Coronavirus Update: Marin County Closes All Parks After Weekend OvercrowdingOverflowing crowds looking for relief from the shelter-in-place order forced National Park officials to announce they were severely limiting access to the Point Reyes National Seashore for at least the next two weeks.
Over 200 Grey Whales Spotted Off Point Reyes Since FridayPark rangers at the Point Reyes National Seashore on Sunday reported that over 200 grey whales were spotted offshore during the last three days during the sea mammals' northern migration.
Marin County Suspect Arrested With 'Plethora' Of Child PornThe Marin County Sheriff's Office arrested a Point Reyes man with what authorities described as "a plethora of child pornography" earlier this week.
Winds Howl Through Bay Area Toppling Trees, Downing Power LinesA bone-dry cold front rolled into the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday, whipping up wind gusts up to 50 mph that toppled trees and downed power lines.
Newly Renovated Point Reyes Lighthouse Set To Open This WeekendAfter several months and nearly $6 million in renovations, the National Park Service says that the Point Reyes Lighthouse is finally going to be opened to the public this weekend.
Elephant Seals Take Over Drake's Beach At Point ReyesA popular Marin beach that has been overrun by elephant seals has led park rangers to step in to protect both the public and the marine mammals.
Dead Gray Whale Washes Ashore At Limantour BeachA dead gray whale was spotted Monday on Limantour Beach at Point Reyes National Seashore.
Point Reyes Beach Overtaken By Elephant Seals During Shutdown To ReopenTourists unable to visit a popular Marin County beach that was taken over by a colony of nursing elephant seals during the government shutdown will be able to get an up-close view of the creatures.