Crews are cleaning up about two gallons of diesel fuel that was spilled by a fishing vessel near San Francisco’s Pier 45 this morning, a U.S. Coast Guard spokeswoman said.Cost Guard Lt. j.g. Heather Lampert said the fuel was spilled by a crabbing boat named the “King Crab.” The spill was reported at 9:11 a.m., a fire department dispatcher said.Lampert said some absorbent pads have been placed in the water. Read More
Most of the sea lions lurking on the docks at the Hyde Street Pier have left, but the 200-feet worth of mesh barriers will stay put to help ensure they don’t come back.
Instead of more than 100 basking where the commercial boats dock, Port spokeswoman Renee Martin said now there are only about 10. Read More