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Environmental hot water? Local ocean temperatures hitting historic highs

Environmental hot water? Local ocean temperatures hitting historic highs

Cameron Niven

August 21, 2018


Filed under Encinitas, San Diego County, Solana Beach, Top Stories

On Aug. 7, Scripps Institution of Oceanography measured the sea-surface temperature of local waters at 79 degrees, which was the highest temperature taken in the 102 years since the institute started taking measurements. Some beaches, such as Solana Beach, recorded water temperatures up to 81 degrees, according to reports. Why are these ocean water temperatures so high? How long are they going to last? How often are they going to arrive? How could they affect future storms and climate?

Cool on the Coast: Stage some summer fun in July

Layla Marino

July 16, 2015


Filed under Arts, Business, COOL ON THE COAST, Food, Theater

In July, San Diego reaches a fever pitch for events, especially with the opening of the Del Mar races and, of course, Comic-Con. Residents and tourists alike are bound to easily find these big three events, but what about the events on the North Coast that are a bit off the beaten racetrack, so to speak...

Carlsbad makes The Advocate’s ‘Queerest Cities in America’ list

North Coast Current

January 12, 2015


Filed under Carlsbad, LATEST NEWS

Carlsbad made the top 15 list of The Advocate’s “Queerest Cities in America,” according to an article published Jan. 12 in the national LGBT magazine. The goal of the annual list, formerly known as “Gayest Cities in America,” is to highlight unexpected lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender-f...

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