(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Franklin, which is churning near Bermuda, is bringing huge waves and dangerous rip currents to the entire East Coast ahead of Labor Day weekend.Tropical Storm Jose and the remnants of Hurricane Idalia are also contributing to the rip currents.A rip... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Beaches in several states across the Northeast have recently been closed to swimmers due to high levels of bacteria in the water.Numerous beaches in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island were closed by public health officials due to unsafe water quality."When... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Dozens of new shark-monitoring drones will be sent to New York beach towns amid an uptick in incidents, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced Friday.The state will provide funding to teach the local personnel in New York City and on Long Island how... Read More.
(SEA ISLE CITY, N.J.) -- A pod of eight dolphins died after being stranded on two beaches in New Jersey on Tuesday, according to an animal rescue and rehabilitation center.The sea creatures washed up on 50th and 52nd Street beaches, according to Sea Isle City... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Health officials are urging people to stay out of the water at several popular Southern California beaches due to high bacteria levels.The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health issued an alert cautioning residents to avoid swimming and surfing in the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York beachgoers were spooked by another shark sighting Wednesday, albeit a short-lived one.The dead shark, which appeared to be a great white according to The Riverhead Society, was spotted on Dune Road Beach in Quogue, New York, by a nearby... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Two shark sightings off Rockaway Beach have closed the entire stretch of some of New York City's most famous beaches for swimming on Tuesday, according to the city's parks department.Rockaway Beach in Queens was closed to swimmers after sharks were spotted... Read More.