San Pablo Bay

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San Pab·lo Bay

 (săn păb′lō)
A tidal estuary forming the northern arm of San Francisco Bay.
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San` Pa′blo Bay′

(ˈpɑ bloʊ)
the N part of San Francisco Bay, in W California.
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Here we lay in hiding all day, and on the following night, swept on by a flood tide and a fresh wind, we crossed San Pablo Bay in two hours and ran up Petaluma Creek.
His first thought was that it was the dump of a mine tunnel, but remembering that he was not in gold-bearing country, he dismissed the scar from his mind and continued the circle of his survey to the southeast, where, across the waters of San Pablo Bay, he could see, sharp and distant, the twin peaks of Mount Diablo.
The treated recycled water is used to irrigate local crops during the summer and is discharged to San Pablo Bay via Schell Slough during the winter.
San Francisco Bay, San Pablo Bay and the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta are the best venues to target.
"You have to be creative in your vineyard sourcing and look to some of California's lesser-known regions," says Batchelor (for this wine, the fruit comes not from Napa or Sonoma, but rather the eastern edges of San Pablo Bay).
The 70-kilometer-long Hayward Fault already is known as one of the most dangerous in the country because it runs through large population areas from its northern limit on San Pablo Bay at Richmond to its southern end south of Fremont.
Funneled in by higher terrain to the north and south, sea breezes rush inland toward San Pablo Bay through a channel local growers have dubbed the Petaluma Gap.
Marabut is across San Pedro and San Pablo Bay from Tacloban, the capital city of Leyte province, where Supertyphoon "Yolanda" wreaked its most gruesome destruction last week, killing more than 2,000.
As you know, the Carneros AVA lies at the southern tips of both Napa and Sonoma, where the San Pablo Bay moderates prevailing temperatures.
The Tides is located in the East Bay region on the eastern shores of the San Francisco Bay and San Pablo Bay in Contra Costa County.
Recently, a team of biologists tagged 355 green sturgeon with acoustic transmitters on their spawning grounds and in non-spawning areas and studied their movements from Grays Harbor, south of Puget Sound, to San Pablo Bay near the Golden Gate Bridge.

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