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1. 01-19 Problem Shuts Ferry Service Alameda
02-04 Queen Mary 2 Arrives SF Downtown
D. 02-20 Obama In SF, Says America At Crossroads San Francisco
E. 03-17 Presidential Hopeful Obama Campaigns Oakland Downtown
5. 05-15 Man Found Dead At Beach Baker Beach, SF Presidio
G. 05-28 Delta whales make progress toward ocean Benicia
H. 05-28 Lost Whales Stopped Near Martinez Bridge Martinez
8. 05-28 Boater burned in harbor blast Sausalito
J. 05-29 Whales On The Move Past Benicia Bridge Benicia Bridge, Martinez

Summary.     Click for More > Multipart cleanup effort continued Pilot of SF Bay oil ship spill investigated Ship's crew questioned in criminal probe Oil spill cleanup moves from water to land Probe Examines Pilot Actions, Ship Radar Gov. Halts Bay Fishing; Blasts Oil Spill Obama Stumps At Google Campus Beaches reopen as spill cleanup continues Lawmakers not satisfied with spill response Fishing ban imposed after bay oil spill lifted Ferry hits rocks near Alcatraz Oil Spill Ship Posts Bond To Depart Bay Cosco Busan leaves San Francisco Bay Bridge Debris Washes Ashore
Queen Mary 2 Arrives  The largest and grandest ocean cruise liner, which towers 200 feet above water, is making its first visit ever to SF Presidential Hopeful Obama Campaigns Delta whales make progress toward ocean Unpredictable Whales Slip Out To Sea  More than 2 weeks after they were first spotted far up the Sacramento River, two lost humpbacks finally found their way home to the ocean 3 Swimmers To Commemorate Escape 2 Men Found Standing On Crashed Plane No damage to bridge after bump by ship  A container ship traveling through dense fog bumped into a tower supporting the bridge, but have caused no structural damage to the span Fuel spilled into Bay after ship crash  The collision, blamed on low visibility due to dense fog, knocked a 100-foot section of the fender that protects the tower   Growing Oil Spill Closes Bay Beaches
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  Coast Guard crews spent the night working on cleaning up 58,000 gallons of oil that spilled into the bay after a container ship bumped the Bay Bridge.    The oil spill has prompted the closures of at least 7 beaches, including Fort Point, Baker Beach, China Beach, Crissy Field, Rodeo...
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Problem Shuts Ferry Service Queen Mary 2 Arrives


January 2007 ... more > Top ^
Jan.19


February 2007 ... more > Top ^
Feb.4  
  The largest and grandest ocean cruise liner, which towers 200 feet above water, is making its first visit ever to SF.    The ship is 1,132 feet long; 17 decks equal the height of a 23-story building. The mammoth passed beneath th...
Feb.20 Obama In SF, Says America At Crossroads

March 2007 ... more > Top ^
Mar.17   Presidential Hopeful Obama Campaigns  Democratic presidential hopeful attracted a huge crowd of more than 10,000 to for a rally in front of Oakland City Hall

May 2007 ... more > Top ^
May.15  Man Found Dead At Beach May.28   Delta whales make progress toward ocean  The two humpback whales, dubbed 'Delta' and 'Dawn,' were seen swimming near the Benicia Bridge Lost Whales Stopped Near Martinez Bridge
 Boater burned in harbor blast May.29 Whales On The Move Past Benicia Bridge Lost Whales About 5 Miles From Bridge May.30 Wayward Whales At Mouth Of Bay   Unpredictable Whales Slip Out To Sea
  More than 2 weeks after they were first spotted far up the Sacramento River, two lost humpbacks finally found their way home to the ocean
 Officials assumed the pair returned to the open sea. To make sure the whales did not take wrong turn, 2 boats were launched to look for them in the Pacific


June 2007 ... more > Top ^
Jun.3  Obama Raising Campaign Cash Jun.7 Dead Whale To Be Hauled To Sea  2 Rescued From Beach Cliff Jun.11   3 Swimmers To Commemorate Escape  Gary Emich, Steven Hurwitz and Pedro Ordenes will commemorate the 45th anniversary of the 1962 Alcatraz escape Jun.18  Report: Toxics Released At Suisun Bay

July 2007 ... more > Top ^
Jul.11  Scientists find dangerous chemicals in bay Jul.19  Plan to rid SF Bay of mercury approved Jul.23  Man dead after being hit by boat propeller

August 2007 ... more > Top ^
Aug.8 Obama In Oakland, Critical Of Bush


September 2007 ... more > Top ^
Sep.7 Barack Obama Rallies Receptive Crowd
Sep.19 Harbor Ferry Service Halted Due To Wind

October 2007 ... more > Top ^
Oct.27   2 Men Found Standing On Crashed Plane
  Two men, who were rescued from the Bay after their plane crashed, suffered minor injuries and declined additional medical attention Oct.29 Groups sue over 'mothball fleet' pollution


November 2007 ... more > Top ^
Nov.7     No damage to bridge after bump by ship
  A container ship traveling through dense fog bumped into a tower supporting the bridge, but have caused no structural damage to the span.    The ship struck a tower west of Yerba Buena Island at about 8:30 a.m. ...
    Fuel spilled into Bay after ship crash
  The collision, blamed on low visibility due to dense fog, knocked a 100-foot section of the fender that protects the tower
Nov.8     Growing Oil Spill Closes Bay Beaches
  Coast Guard crews spent the night working on cleaning up 58,000 gallons of oil that spilled into the bay after a container ship bumped the Bay Bridge
 The oil spill has prompted the closures of at least 7 beaches, including Fort Point, Baker Beach, China Beach, Crissy Field, Rodeo Beach, Black Sand and Kirby Cove. The Coast Guard characterized the spill as a 'medium sized' and 'not too difficult to clean up'
Nov.9   Multipart cleanup effort continued
  Officials aboard the ship estimated 500 gallons had spilled, but further investigation determined a much greater amount of oil was in the water     Pilot of SF Bay oil ship spill investigated  Captain John Cota has been a 25-year veteran bar pilot, but one who has a record of several mishaps in the past Nov.10 Coast Guard Doubles Clean Up Effort  Bay fisherman want to delay crab season  Oil Spill Volunteers Turned Away Nov.11  Feds To Inspect Impact Of Bay Spill Feinstein: Spill should not have happened     Ship's crew questioned in criminal probe  Crew members of the cargo ship The Cosco Busan that sideswiped the Bay Bridge, causing oil spill, were being questioned in a federal investi... Nov.12   Oil spill cleanup moves from water to land
  There are still 60 boats working to scoop up the spilled shipping fuel both inside and outside the Golden Gate   Probe Examines Pilot Actions, Ship Radar  Federal investigators investigators were examining whether a harbor pilot initally played down the damage to his ship after striking the bridge Nov.13 Ship Pilot May Have Downplayed Collision   Gov. Halts Bay Fishing; Blasts Oil Spill  Schwarzenegger suspended all fishing in areas affected by oil spill and called the incident an 'unbelievable human failure' and promised to investigate Nov.14   Obama Stumps At Google Campus  Democratic presidential candidate unveiled an 'nnovation agenda' when he participates in the 'Candidates @Google' town hall series Ship's crew won't talk to investigators Nov.16 Restrictions force crab prices to rise Nov.17   Beaches reopen as spill cleanup continues  At least 15 beaches affected by spill reopened as the massive cleanup effort transitioned from open bay waters to protected shoreline areas Nov.18 Peak tides could spread oil spilled Nov.19   Lawmakers not satisfied with spill response  Members of Congress, including House Speaker Pelosi, demanded answers on the U.S. Coast Guard's response to an oil spill Nov.20 Fishermen File Class-Action Suit In Spill Nov.22 Stinson beach re-opens after spill Nov.29   Fishing ban imposed after bay oil spill lifted  California officials lifted a temporary fishing ban that was imposed after a container ship spilled nearly 60,000 gallons of toxic fuel

December 2007 ... more > Top ^
Dec.6 Misconduct charges filed against spill pilot
Dec.7   Ferry hits rocks near Alcatraz  The Coast Guard is conducting an investigation after a ferry operated by the Red & White Fleet hit some rocks Dec.8 Many E. Bay Beaches Remain Closed Bay Spill Pilot Asked To Surrender License Dec.10 SF Sues Ship Owner Over Spill Dec.11 Cota asks for extension on license Dec.13 Angel Island will reopen Dec.14 Oil spill ship scheduled to leave Bay   Oil Spill Ship Posts Bond To Depart Bay  The federal government and the owners of Cosco Busan resolved a legal standoff that had kept the vessel here Dec.20 Cosco Busan to resume commerce   Cosco Busan leaves San Francisco  The ship responsible has left port is bound for Asia, but Bay Area still dealing with the remnants of 58,000 gallons of thick bunker oil Dec.26   Bay Bridge Debris Washes Ashore  Pieces of the Bridge that broke off when a container ship collided with it last month have shown up



Problem Shuts Ferry Service Harbor Ferry Service Halted Due To Wind 2 Men Found Standing On Crashed Plane  Two men, who were rescued from the Bay after their plane crashed, suffered minor injuries and declined additional medical attention Groups sue over 'mothball fleet' pollution   No damage to bridge after bump by ship




San Francisco Bay, 2007 Accidents Timeline ... See Bay Area Accidents timeline, World Accidents timeline Top ^
2007
Jan.19
May.15  Man Found Dead At Beach
May.28  Boater burned in harbor blast
Jun.7  2 Rescued From Beach Cliff
Jun.18  Report: Toxics Released At Suisun Bay
Jul.11  Scientists find dangerous chemicals in bay
Jul.19  Plan to rid SF Bay of mercury approved
Jul.23  Man dead after being hit by boat propeller
Sep.19
Oct.27
Oct.29
Nov.7
  A container ship traveling through dense fog bumped into a tower supporting the bridge, but have caused no structural damage to the span.    The ship struck a tower west of Yerba Buena Island at about 8:30 a.m. ...
Nov.7   Fuel spilled into Bay after ship crash
  The collision, blamed on low visibility due to dense fog, knocked a 100-foot section of the fender that protects the tower
Nov.8   Growing Oil Spill Closes Bay Beaches
  Coast Guard crews spent the night working on cleaning up 58,000 gallons of oil that spilled into the bay after a container ship bumped the Bay Bridge
 The oil spill has prompted the closures of at least 7 beaches, including Fort Point, Baker Beach, China Beach, Crissy Field, Rodeo Beach, Black Sand and Kirby Cove. The Coast Guard characterized the spill as a 'medium sized' and 'not too difficult to clean up'
Nov.9 Multipart cleanup effort continued
  Officials aboard the ship estimated 500 gallons had spilled, but further investigation determined a much greater amount of oil was in the water Nov.9   Pilot of SF Bay oil ship spill investigated  Captain John Cota has been a 25-year veteran bar pilot, but one who has a record of several mishaps in the past Nov.10 Coast Guard Doubles Clean Up Effort Nov.10  Bay fisherman want to delay crab season Nov.10  Oil Spill Volunteers Turned Away Nov.11  Feds To Inspect Impact Of Bay Spill Nov.11 Feinstein: Spill should not have happened Nov.12 Oil spill cleanup moves from water to land  There are still 60 boats working to scoop up the spilled shipping fuel both inside and outside the Golden Gate Nov.17 Beaches reopen as spill cleanup continues  At least 15 beaches affected by spill reopened as the massive cleanup effort transitioned from open bay waters to protected shoreline areas Nov.18 Peak tides could spread oil spilled Nov.19 Lawmakers not satisfied with spill response  Members of Congress, including House Speaker Pelosi, demanded answers on the U.S. Coast Guard's response to an oil spill Nov.20 Fishermen File Class-Action Suit In Spill Nov.22 Stinson beach re-opens after spill Dec.7 Ferry hits rocks near Alcatraz  The Coast Guard is conducting an investigation after a ferry operated by the Red & White Fleet hit some rocks Dec.8 Many E. Bay Beaches Remain Closed Dec.13 Angel Island will reopen Dec.26 Bay Bridge Debris Washes Ashore  Pieces of the Bridge that broke off when a container ship collided with it last month have shown up



San Francisco Bay, 2007 Science & Education Timeline ... See Bay Area Science & Education timeline, World Science & Education timeline Top ^
2007 May.28 Delta whales make progress toward ocean  The two humpback whales, dubbed 'Delta' and 'Dawn,' were seen swimming near the Benicia Bridge May.28 Lost Whales Stopped Near Martinez Bridge
May.29 Whales On The Move Past Benicia Bridge May.29 Lost Whales About 5 Miles From Bridge May.30 Wayward Whales At Mouth Of Bay May.30 Unpredictable Whales Slip Out To Sea
  More than 2 weeks after they were first spotted far up the Sacramento River, two lost humpbacks finally found their way home to the ocean
 Officials assumed the pair returned to the open sea. To make sure the whales did not take wrong turn, 2 boats were launched to look for them in the Pacific
Jun.7 Dead Whale To Be Hauled To Sea Jul.11  Scientists find dangerous chemicals in bay



San Francisco Bay, 2007 Sports Timeline ... See Bay Area Sports timeline, World Sports timeline Top ^
2007 Jun.11 3 Swimmers To Commemorate Escape  Gary Emich, Steven Hurwitz and Pedro Ordenes will commemorate the 45th anniversary of the 1962 Alcatraz escape



San Francisco Bay, 2007 Business Timeline ... See Bay Area Business timeline, World Business timeline Top ^
2007 Jan.19 Problem Shuts Ferry Service
Feb.4 Queen Mary 2 Arrives
  The largest and grandest ocean cruise liner, which towers 200 feet above water, is making its first visit ever to SF.    The ship is 1,132 feet long; 17 decks equal the height of a 23-story building. The mammoth passed beneath th...
Sep.19 Harbor Ferry Service Halted Due To Wind Oct.29 Groups sue over 'mothball fleet' pollution Nov.10  Bay fisherman want to delay crab season Nov.11   Ship's crew questioned in criminal probe  Crew members of the cargo ship The Cosco Busan that sideswiped the Bay Bridge, causing oil spill, were being questioned in a federal investi... Nov.12 Probe Examines Pilot Actions, Ship Radar  Federal investigators investigators were examining whether a harbor pilot initally played down the damage to his ship after striking the bridge Nov.13 Gov. Halts Bay Fishing; Blasts Oil Spill  Schwarzenegger suspended all fishing in areas affected by oil spill and called the incident an 'unbelievable human failure' and promised to investigate Nov.14 Ship's crew won't talk to investigators Nov.16 Restrictions force crab prices to rise Nov.20 Fishermen File Class-Action Suit In Spill Nov.29 Fishing ban imposed after bay oil spill lifted  California officials lifted a temporary fishing ban that was imposed after a container ship spilled nearly 60,000 gallons of toxic fuel Dec.6 Misconduct charges filed against spill pilot Dec.7 Ferry hits rocks near Alcatraz  The Coast Guard is conducting an investigation after a ferry operated by the Red & White Fleet hit some rocks Dec.8 Bay Spill Pilot Asked To Surrender License Dec.10 SF Sues Ship Owner Over Spill Dec.11 Cota asks for extension on license Dec.14 Oil spill ship scheduled to leave Bay Dec.14 Oil Spill Ship Posts Bond To Depart Bay  The federal government and the owners of Cosco Busan resolved a legal standoff that had kept the vessel here Dec.20 Cosco Busan to resume commerce Dec.20 Cosco Busan leaves San Francisco  The ship responsible has left port is bound for Asia, but Bay Area still dealing with the remnants of 58,000 gallons of thick bunker oil



San Francisco Bay, 2007 Crime Timeline ... See Bay Area Crime timeline, World Crime timeline Top ^
2007 Nov.9   Pilot of SF Bay oil ship spill investigated  Captain John Cota has been a 25-year veteran bar pilot, but one who has a record of several mishaps in the past Nov.11   Ship's crew questioned in criminal probe  Crew members of the cargo ship The Cosco Busan that sideswiped the Bay Bridge, causing oil spill, were being questioned in a federal investi... Nov.12 Probe Examines Pilot Actions, Ship Radar  Federal investigators investigators were examining whether a harbor pilot initally played down the damage to his ship after striking the bridge Nov.13 Ship Pilot May Have Downplayed Collision
Nov.14 Ship's crew won't talk to investigators Dec.6 Misconduct charges filed against spill pilot



San Francisco Bay, 2007 Politics Timeline ... See Bay Area Politics timeline, World Politics timeline Top ^
2007 Feb.20 Obama In SF, Says America At Crossroads
Mar.17 Presidential Hopeful Obama Campaigns  Democratic presidential hopeful attracted a huge crowd of more than 10,000 to for a rally in front of Oakland City Hall Jun.3  Obama Raising Campaign Cash Aug.8 Obama In Oakland, Critical Of Bush Sep.7 Barack Obama Rallies Receptive Crowd Nov.11  Feds To Inspect Impact Of Bay Spill Nov.11 Feinstein: Spill should not have happened Nov.13 Gov. Halts Bay Fishing; Blasts Oil Spill  Schwarzenegger suspended all fishing in areas affected by oil spill and called the incident an 'unbelievable human failure' and promised to investigate Nov.14 Obama Stumps At Google Campus  Democratic presidential candidate unveiled an 'nnovation agenda' when he participates in the 'Candidates @Google' town hall series Nov.19 Lawmakers not satisfied with spill response  Members of Congress, including House Speaker Pelosi, demanded answers on the U.S. Coast Guard's response to an oil spill