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
A number of shark species — sevengill, leopard, spiny dogfish, soupfin and brown smooth hounds — call Bay Area waters home and are an integral part of the ecosystem puzzle.
San Francisco’s Aquarium of the Bay, on a mission to educate the public about sharks’ local importance, is holding a monthlong event SHARKtober, hosting events from scavenger hunts to sleepovers.
A chimney fire near San Francisco’s busiest tourist area disrupted Muni service around Pier 39, forcing Sunday sightseers into shuttle buses. Read More