When one thinks of the hottest surfing spots, the West Coast of the USA often comes to mind, specifically California. And California has some of the best surf shops in the country as well.
From dramatic cliffs in the north, windswept Atlantic beaches in the east, and flat pastureland in the south to white sand beaches on the west coast, Barbados covers an area of 166 square miles.
The picturesque municipality of Alesund is the center of the Alesund Region on the west coast of Norway. Located adjacent to the Hjorund and Geiranger fjords, it has a maritime climate and is spread over seven islands.
The following articles provide recent West Coast-related news.
A whale-watching guide struck white gold last month when he encountered a rare, albino gray whale breaching off the west coast of Baja California, Mexico.
Brandon Specktor Senior Writer. Fox News. Tuesday, 09 Apr 2019 09:00:00 GMT.
Federal officials say they intend to consider salmon fishing restrictions off the West Coast to help the Pacific Northwest's critically endangered killer whales, but two environmental groups are suing anyway to ensure it happens
ABC News. Wednesday, 03 Apr 2019 17:07:13 -0400.
The BBC investigates illegal and unsustainable fishing off the west coast of Africa to find out how one of the most fertile ecosystems on earth has been pushed to the brink.
BBC News. Monday, 25 Mar 2019 22:09:45 GMT.
Helicopters were being used to evacuate some of the vessel's 1,300 passengers after its crew issued a mayday call on Saturday amid engine problems, high seas and strong winds.
Wynne Davis. NPR. Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 14:24:02 -0400.
Rescue helicopters were evacuating people from a cruise ship which suffered engine failure on Saturday in windy conditions off the west coast of Norway with about 1,300 passengers and crew onboard, Norwegian police and rescue workers said.
Reuters. Saturday, 23 Mar 2019 11:36:09 -0400.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A proposal to expand Washington state's existing sanctuary state rules is moving forward in the Legislature, potentially strengthening an existing wall of West Coast states with such policies. ...
Tom James. Washington Times. Friday, 22 Mar 2019 17:27:06 -0400.
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