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Crab sit inside a vendor booth outside Alioto's Restaurant at Fisherman's Wharf. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Study predicts decline in Dungeness crab from ocean acidification

SEATTLE — Dungeness crab are forecast to take a hit from ocean…

 

Acquired by SeaWorld in 1992, Tilikum helped SeaWorld grow its captive orca collection by fathering more than a dozen offspring. (SeaWorld/TNS)

Tilikum, the infamous SeaWorld killer whale, has died

ORLANDO, Fla. — Tilikum, the SeaWorld killer whale that inspired the anti-captivity…

 

Flooding at Oyster Point Marina during a king tide event in 2015. (Courtesy Sabrina Brennan)

‘Extreme’ king tides expected through Friday

The National Weather Service has released a coastal hazard advisory for the…

 

Legislation that would ban the sale of polystyrene foams — commonly known as Styrofoam — and related products in San Francisco has gained considerable support, including that of the Small Business Commission and the Commission on the Environment. (Cindy Chew/S.F. Examiner file photo)

SF’s proposed Styrofoam ban picks up support amid industry opposition

San Francisco’s proposed Styrofoam ban is picking up support from key city…

Legislation that would ban the sale of polystyrene foams — commonly known as Styrofoam — and related products in San Francisco has gained considerable support, including that of the Small Business Commission and the Commission on the Environment. (Cindy Chew/S.F. Examiner file photo)