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Kqed
2 months ago
California

Volunteers In Monterey County Try To Help Sickened Brown Pelicans | KQED

Brown pelicans in California are facing starvation with a spike in sickened birds, particularly in Monterey Bay. [ more ]
Kqed
2 months ago
California

Volunteers In Monterey County Try To Help Sickened Brown Pelicans | KQED

Brown pelicans are starving on the California coast, particularly around Monterey Bay. [ more ]
Kqed
2 months ago
California

Volunteers In Monterey County Try To Help Sickened Brown Pelicans | KQED

Brown pelicans in California are facing starvation with a spike in sickened birds, particularly in Monterey Bay. [ more ]
Kqed
2 months ago
California

Volunteers In Monterey County Try To Help Sickened Brown Pelicans | KQED

Brown pelicans are starving on the California coast, particularly around Monterey Bay. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
OMG science

Sea otters use tools to open hard-shelled prey, saving their teeth, research reveals

Sea otters in Monterey Bay use tools to access larger prey, reducing dental injuries. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
California

Firefighters contain destructive fire on historic California pier

The fire at the Oceanside pier was contained with heavy damage to a vacant restaurant but minimal loss to the pier itself. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 months ago
Los Angeles

California pilot and his dog survive plane crash after swimming to shore

A pilot and his dog survived a plane crash off the California coast, with the authorities responding to the incident. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
California

Coastal salmon fishing banned for a second year amid steep population declines

Salmon populations struggling, leading to a ban on fishing along the California coast for a second consecutive year.
Significant impact on commercial and recreational fishing industries, with some individuals having to seek other means of income. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
3 months ago
California

Orca pods combine to hunt sea creature off California. See 'once in a lifetime' video

Multiple pods of orcas collaborated in hunting a minke whale off the California coast.
Observations of orcas celebrating after a successful hunt were emotionally impactful. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
3 months ago
California

Hordes of pelicans take over a California beach. 'You couldn't even see the sand'

Thousands of pelicans have taken over La Jolla's Children's Pool due to the abundance of fish and the protected marine environment.
The pelicans are likely attracted to La Jolla for food, and their presence is a sign of a successful conservation effort. [ more ]
www.ocregister.com
4 months ago
East Bay (California)

Fresh batch of YIMBY housing bills clash with California's coastal protections

State lawmakers excluded the California coast exception in a housing law despite Coastal Commission opposition.
Several bills by Democrats aim to diminish the California Coastal Commission's authority to promote housing in regulated coastal areas. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 months ago
California

Oil sheen off California possibly caused by natural seepage from ocean floor, Coast Guard says

Natural oil seep suspected for oil sheen off California coast
Lab tests inconclusive in identifying oil source [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 months ago
California

Boaters set out to find one sea creature. Instead, they spot nearly 20. See some swim

A marine life excursion company in California unexpectedly spotted dozens of killer whales during a recent trip.
The encounter included orcas, humpback and gray whales, providing a thrilling experience for the tour guests. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
California

'Gentle giants' with glowing mouths spotted off California coast. 'Uncommon sight'

Rare sighting of basking sharks off Southern California coast
Basking sharks are filter feeders and considered gentle giants [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
6 months ago
California

Coroner identifies woman found dead near where small plane crashed in ocean south of San Francisco

The body of a woman found in the water near the site of a plane crash off the California coast has been identified as a 27-year-old San Francisco resident.
It is believed that the woman is likely associated with the plane crash due to her proximity to the site. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
Los Angeles

Storms and High Waves Pummel California Coast for a Third Day

Coastal flooding and dangerous waves have forced evacuations along the California coast.
Warnings and advisories are in place until Monday, with slow improvements expected. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
6 months ago
California

Eight people taken to hospital as waves up to 30ft high pound California coast

Massive waves up to 30ft have caused injuries and property damage in California, with warnings of waves up to 40ft.
Evacuation orders have been issued and beaches closed due to the dangerous conditions caused by severe rainstorms and high surf. [ more ]
The Sacramento Bee
7 months ago
California

Captains of smuggling boat that capsized off California, killing 3, sentenced to federal prison

Two captains sentenced to prison for smuggling migrants in a boat that capsized off the California coast, killing three people.
Maritime smuggling operations off California's coast continue to pose a threat, with numerous lives lost. [ more ]
Culture Trip
3 months ago
California

The Best Things To Do In San Luis Obispo County California

SLO CAL offers a different experience - slow, sleepy, but with a focus on wine, surf, and good times; worth more than just a pit stop. [ more ]
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