'Overwhelming': Scientists Confirm Massive DDT Dumping Ground On Ocean Floor Between Long Beach, Catalina IslandThe news may help biologists understand the high levels of DDT in California’s sea lions and their startling rate of cancer, which they say is rare in wild animals.
Rare Sight: Whales And Dolphins Mingle Off Catalina IslandRisso’s dolphins are about 13 feet long and are not known for being playful.
Catalina Island Reopening In Time For Valentine's Day, President's Day HolidayWith Los Angeles County’s restaurants cleared to reopen dining outdoors, Catalina Island is clearing the way for tourists to the island, which is just 22 miles off the coast.
Tiny Catalina Island Shrew, Feared Extinct, Captured On Camera For First Time In 15 YearsAn adult shrew is just about 3.74 inches including its tail and weighs just 3.96 grams, equal to about four paperclips, according to the Catalina Island Conservancy.
Powerful Waves Crash Onto Avalon Harbor On Catalina IslandPhotos showed the waves crashing onto the walkway between Avalon’s Tuna Club and Avalon Harbor’s main street area.
Catalina Island Reopens For Leisure Travel, Ferry Expands Daily DeparturesCatalina Island has been approved to reopen for leisure travel and the island's ferries have increased daily departures.
2 Injured After Propane Tank Explodes On Boat In AvalonTwo people were injured in Avalon on Saturday morning after a propane tank aboard a sailboat exploded.
Shark Leaves Teeth, Bite Marks In Man's Kayak Off Catalina IslandA pair of men from San Diego got more than they bargained for this past weekend during a trip to Catalina Island.
Coast Guard Recovers 1,300 Pounds Of Marijuana Floating Off Coast Of Catalina IslandThe U.S. Coast Guard recovered about 1,300 pounds of baled marijuana off Catalina Island, authorities said Wednesday.
Helicopter Reported Missing Found Crashed On Catalina Island; 1 DeadA helicopter that went missing has been found at a crash site on Catalina Island, officials said Tuesday.
3 Hurt In Plane Crash On Catalina IslandAll three patients were airlifted to the mainland and are expected to survive.