• East view from Crissy Field overlook with old Coast Guard station on left and city on right

    Presidio of San Francisco

    California

Sea Level Rise Since the Last Glaciation

Sea Levels After The Glaciers
Map showing shorelines off of the Golden Gate from 18,000 years ago (18ka) to present, and the associated amount the sea was lower than present in meters (m).
Image courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey

Did You Know?

Ferdinand Foch, Marshal of France

French Marshal Ferdinand Foch, supreme commander of the allied forces during World War I, visited Crissy Field in 1921 and declared it "The last word in airfields."