Coast Guard advises abalone divers to play it safe near water

Coast Guard advises abalone divers to play it safe near water
ALAMEDA, Calif. — After the recent deaths of three abalone divers, the Coast Guard would like to remind those recreating near the water to play it safe. These deaths are a reminder of the hazards swimmers face on the Northern California Coast; the force of the Pacific Ocean should not be underestimated. The warm weather draws crowds to beaches, and abalone harvesting is in season until the end...