With California in a drought, the coastal city of Santa Barbara is thinking about firing up a desalination plant that has been in storage for more than two decades.
A man was missing Monday after he and two others were swept out to sea during a baptism ceremony near Santa Barbara.
Federal officials are declaring an “unusual mortality event” after hundreds of California sea lion pups have become stranded in Southern California
Dozens of oiled seabirds have been found beached and covered in oil along the Santa Barbara coast this month, animal rescue officials said Monday.
A Sherman Oaks couple is happy to be back on land Saturday after enduring eight days aboard a stranded cruise ship that didn’t have power or working toilets.
Hundreds of young school children got an up close and personal tour of the ocean Wednesday as part of Heal the Bay’s annual environmental literacy program.
Water officials in San Diego County are one step closer to providing the public with drinking water from the ocean.
A 700-pound sea lion captured over the weekend was back up a creek on Monday.
Giant squid, some weighing as much as 20 pounds, have been washing up on Orange County beaches the past few days delighting (or perhaps horrifying) locals.
A 5-month-old California sea otter pup rescued in Monterey has found a new home.
North Korea shot dozens of rounds of artillery onto a populated South Korean island near their disputed western border Tuesday, military officials said, setting buildings on fire and prompting South Korea to return fire and scramble fighter jets.