Santa Cruz County is urging people to avoid its beaches during the statewide shelter-in-place order prompted by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Although outdoor exercise is …
A wildfire burning between Muir and Stinson beaches has grown to 50 acres, according to Marin County fire officials. Highway 1 has been closed between …
Four Bay Area beaches ranked among the most polluted in California.
Single-use shampoo, conditioner and lotion bottles will disappear from hotels in Santa Cruz County following the Board of Supervisors’ vote Tuesday.
Public health officials in Monterey County have lifted health advisories that were issued at three beaches due to fecal matter contamination.
San Francisco Bay Area residents face increased danger from wildfires and heat-related illnesses Friday and Saturday.
Monterey County health officials have posted an advisory at Lover’s Point Beach and Monterey Municipal Beach due to fecal contamination.
Four San Mateo County beaches made the list of the most-polluted beaches in California, an annual report released Thursday by Heal the Bay.
A third dead whale since Friday has washed ashore in the Bay Area, the latest being a fin whale found in Bolinas, Marine Mammal Center …
As many as 4.9 million gallons of sewage spilled into Monterey Bay before it was stopped early Saturday morning and numerous beaches are now closed.
Del Monte Beach in Monterey is closed until the water becomes safe again because of sewage spilling into the nearby storm drain system.
State Highway 1 between Muir and Stinson beaches in Marin County will open to one-way traffic before noon Thursday.
The waters off two Marin County beaches are open again after a shark bit a surfer’s foot Saturday near the mouth of a nearby estuary.
The National Weather Service is warning Bay Area beach-goers to expect high surf along the coast Wednesday from Sonoma to Monterey counties.
A southerly swell caused by Tropical Storms Hilary and Irwin will create hazardous beach conditions in parts of the Bay Area late Sunday night through Monday night.
Large waves and rip currents will pose a threat to beachgoers at some Bay Area and Central Coast beaches this weekend, National Weather Service officials …
A high-surf advisory is in effect for all of the San Francisco Bay Area and Monterey Bay Area coastlines.
The Bay Area is in store for another soaking overnight and into Thursday as a new storm system moves into the region.
A storm expected to hit the Bay Area late Thursday night could bring up to three inches of rain in some areas along with high winds …
Weather related cautions for large swaths of the Northern and Central California coast prompted the U.S. Coast Guard Wednesday to remind mariners and beachgoers of basic water safety tips.