California Coast

Large Numbers Of Guadalupe Fur Seals Dying Off In CaliforniaThe deaths have prompted the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to declare an "unusual mortality event" for the seals.
Search For Entangled Blue Whale Off Southern California Coast Suspended Until MondayWhale watch boats and the Coast Guard are resuming their search off Southern California for a blue whale entangled in hundreds of feet of fishing line.
Critics Of Offshore Drilling Express Concern Amid Oil Spill Off Santa Barbara CoastAs emergency crews work to clean up thousands of gallons of crude oil near Santa Barbara, critics of offshore drilling say they're concerned about the safety of pipelines that run up and down the coast.
Donald Trump Fights To Keep Large American Flag Flying At Southland Golf CourseBusiness magnate Donald Trump is fighting — not over an investment — but to keep the Stars and Stripes flying from a 70-foot flagpole at his Southland Trump National Golf Course.
USAF General: Russian Long-Ranged Aircraft Skim California CoastA U.S. Air Force General is sounding a warning in regards to recently accelerated Russian military activity over the Pacific, claiming that a number of Russian long-ranged aircraft have patrolled as far as the coast of California.
California Researchers To Monitor State's Kelp Forests For Fukushima Radioactive ContaminationResearchers from California State University Long Beach are set to monitor the state's kelp forests for radioactive contamination resulting from the meltdown of Fukushima's nuclear power plant in Japan.
California Scientists Use Stricken Sea Mammal Samples To Create 'Disease Map' Of CoastCalifornia marine scientists are collecting samples from sea mammals around the state in an effort to create a map of toxic hot spots.
Why Are So Many Pelicans Up And Down The California Coast Starving?Stories about the young, thin and carefree starving themselves in California are not unusual. But this isn't a story about Hollywood starlets. It's a story about a different kind of wildlife: Pelicans.
Calif., Ore. Sustained Most US Damage From TsunamiFishermen who had escaped to sea before the tsunami hit this struggling coastal town landed small loads of crab on Saturday, while crews surveyed damage and a family combed the beach for any sign of a man who was swept away a day ago as he photographed the waves.