San Francisco Bay

Mike Koozmin/THe S.f. ExaminerTo rebuild the seawall along The Embarcadero would take an estimated $5 billion. Without some sort of a fix

SF’s waterfront land could be soaked by sea-level rise in just decades

San Francisco Bay waters are projected to rise as much as 6…

Mike Koozmin/THe S.f. ExaminerTo rebuild the seawall along The Embarcadero would take an estimated $5 billion. Without some sort of a fix

Oakland, EBMUD, other East Bay agencies reach clean water pact

The city of Oakland, the East Bay Municipal Utility District and six…

AP Photo/KTVUThis image provided by KTVU-TV shows search efforts revealing part of a plane Wednesday April 30

Pilot and plane recovered from the Bay, pilot identified

Update 10:30 a.m.: Authorities have identified the pilot whose body was recovered…

AP Photo/KTVUThis image provided by KTVU-TV shows search efforts revealing part of a plane Wednesday April 30
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Plane collision occurred after passing maneuver, search continues for wreckage

An underwater camera was used Tuesday as search crews looked for wreckage…

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AP Photo/Ben MargotThe Google barge is seen moored at the Port of Stockton Thursday

Google barge makes move from SF Bay to Stockton

Google's mystery barge floated Thursday to its new home in the California…

AP Photo/Ben MargotThe Google barge is seen moored at the Port of Stockton Thursday
AP Photo/Ben MargotCommuters board the "Triumphant"

Google expands ferry service trial with East Bay service

Last month, Google started a similar trial ferrying its employees between San…

AP Photo/Ben MargotCommuters board the "Triumphant"
Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesClearer water allows more algae to grow in the Bay.

Clearer SF Bay brings unwanted algae growth

The San Jose Mercury News reported Sunday that 150 years of tidal…

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesClearer water allows more algae to grow in the Bay.
Getty Images file photo | Clip artTwo cats were killed when a man threw them into the Bay on Monday.

Authorities searching for suspect who threw 2 cats into San Francisco Bay

Two cats died after they were taken from their owner and thrown…

Getty Images file photo | Clip artTwo cats were killed when a man threw them into the Bay on Monday.
AP Photo/Eric RisbergThe Tidelands Trail goes through former salt ponds at the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge with traffic on highway 84 in the background Thursday

Fish & Wildlife Service announces $1.24 billion plan for Bay Area wetlands

A 50-year plan for the restoration of San Francisco Bay and other…

AP Photo/Eric RisbergThe Tidelands Trail goes through former salt ponds at the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge with traffic on highway 84 in the background Thursday

PG&E helicopters continue utility work near San Mateo

PG&E workers suspended from helicopters will likely be visible from San Mateo…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuIn this Tuesday

What is Google building out in San Francisco Bay?

San Francisco's mayor says he doesn't know what it is. Police say…

AP Photo/Jeff ChiuIn this Tuesday
Reuters/Stephen LamA barge built with four levels of shipping containers is seen at Pier 1 at Treasure Island in San Francisco

Google's mystery barges revealed as luxury showrooms with party deck, according to news report

Google Inc's mysterious barges, which prompted fevered speculation about everything from offshore…

Reuters/Stephen LamA barge built with four levels of shipping containers is seen at Pier 1 at Treasure Island in San Francisco
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJason Kellerman at his poker company office

'Whale Spotting' app seeks to reduce ship strikes

Marine scientists looking for new ways to reduce the number of whales…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerJason Kellerman at his poker company office

Woman who died in minivan that sank in San Francisco Bay identified

A woman who died in a minivan that drove into the San…

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New Bay shipping lanes meant to protect whales

Large vessels traveling to ports on the California coast will begin using…

Associated PressIn this Aug. 14
Associated PressEmirates Team New Zealand sails past the Transamerica Pyramid and a bay cruise boat during training for the America's Cup Friday

Danger levels high for America’s Cup sailors

The margin for error is exceedingly small for a sailor sitting three…

Associated PressEmirates Team New Zealand sails past the Transamerica Pyramid and a bay cruise boat during training for the America's Cup Friday

BART working to protect Transbay Tube from elements, ships

More than 100 feet below the roiling waters of the Bay lies…

Associated PressThe death of Andrew Simpson raises fears about catamaran safety during America's Cup.

Critics question new America’s Cup boats after fatal capsizing

The death of Olympic gold medalist Andrew Simpson, who was trapped underwater…

Associated PressThe death of Andrew Simpson raises fears about catamaran safety during America's Cup.
AP Photo/Noah BergerArtemis Racing crew members gather at a Treasure Island dock as their 72-foot-long catamaran floats upside down on Friday

America's Cup yacht nosedived, broke into pieces

America's Cup officials say a catamaran that capsized in San Francisco Bay,…

AP Photo/Noah BergerArtemis Racing crew members gather at a Treasure Island dock as their 72-foot-long catamaran floats upside down on Friday
Eric Risberg/APOracle Team USA christened and launched the wing-sailed catamaran it will use to defend the America's Cup on San Francisco Bay in September.

Oracle christens America's Cup catamaran

With a traditional splash of champagne, defending America's Cup champion Oracle Team…

Eric Risberg/APOracle Team USA christened and launched the wing-sailed catamaran it will use to defend the America's Cup on San Francisco Bay in September.