King Tide in San Francisco

Water splashes onto a cement waterfront walkway through chain link fencing.

Detailed Description

Unusually high tides, sometimes called "king tides," offer a preview of coastal flooding likely to result from rising sea level. In this photograph, taken during a king tide on February 17, 2011, waves overtop Pier 14 in San Francisco, California.


Image Dimensions: 1500 x 1000

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Location Taken: San Francisco, CA, US