A Clodius Parnassian butterfly visits spearleaf arnica (Arnica longifolia), on the western side of Snow Mountain. Read more about the new Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument in the April-June issue of Bay Nature. | Photo by Chris Tarp

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Ask the Naturalist: Did Wolves Ever Live in the Bay Area?

What does the evidence say about the historical southern extent of the range of the wolf?

Mud Lovers

Get Dirty is the first rule at Crab Cove. Second is discover crabs and curlews in the Bay’s oozy silt. Third, bring a change of shoes.

Architecture, Basketry, and Conservation: The Simple Life of Jorgen Hildebrandt

He announced his one concern about being interviewed by Bay Nature: “My life is so simple.”

Bay Nature Publisher David Loeb: Yes on Measure AA

Vote yes on Measure AA to ensure the future health of the San Francisco Bay.

On the Trail
Berryessa Snow Mountain: Northern California’s New National Monument

A journey through a nearby landscape that can seem farther off and stranger than the High Sierra.

Bayview: Yes on Measure AA

Honoring Sylvia McLaughlin, and her legacy.