Naturalist’s Notebook: Good Algae Gone Bad
Blue-green algae has made some Bay Area ponds dangerous
An excerpt from Sylvia Lindsteadt’s Lost Worlds of the San Francisco Bay Area on the logging of the East Bay’s redwood trees.
The San Francisco Bay is One of the Most Remarkable, Overlooked Stories of Nature in the 21st Century
How did so many people come to see the Bay as lifeless, or as negative space to drive over?
Ask the Naturalist
Why Do Tule Elk Drop Their Antlers Every Year?
Ask the Naturalist: Why do tule elk drop their antlers every year?
The California Coastal Trail runs west of Highway 1 along this scenic stretch of the San Mateo coast.
Conservation in Action
Sea Otter Adoptees Born in Elkhorn Slough
A surrogate sea otter program at the Monterey Bay Aquarium has helped grow the wild otter population in Elkhorn Slough.