This interview was conducted in May 2007 by Cindy Spring, who directs Close to Home: Living with Wildlife in the East Bay, a series of lectures and excursions designed to connect participants with the local environment.
July 01, 2008 by Cindy Spring
Gayle Ciardi, the first woman to serve as a watershed keeper for the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, is the fourth-generation of her family to work on the SFPUC watershed.
July 01, 2007 by Cindy Spring
Barbara Salzman was “hooked on nature” after taking her young son on field trips with Elizabeth Terwilliger, Marin’s legendary environmental ...
October 01, 2006 by Cindy Spring
By the time that sudden oak death (SOD) began hitting North Bay oaks and tanoaks in the mid-1990s, Ted Swiecki ...
July 01, 2006 by Cindy Spring
Edward Ross has visited every continent except Antarctica in pursuit of his passion for studying, collecting, dissecting, classifying, naming, photographing, ...
April 01, 2006 by Cindy Spring
The single-track trail along the creek looks quite inviting: just wide enough for hiking, with no fallen limbs or nasty ...
January 01, 2006 by Cindy Spring
We all have moments on hikes when we dream of being able to live directly off the land, plants, and ...
January 01, 2005 by Cindy Spring
Urban creek restoration involves more than removing nonnative plants and substituting local ones. Add to that: volunteer management skills and ...
July 01, 2004 by Cindy Spring
Imagine a landmark so prominent that anyone looking south from San Francisco or north from San Jose could spot it. ...
April 01, 2004 by Cindy Spring
When two hikers complained to state park rangers recently about an area severely trampled by grazing cows, they drew on ...
Making Their Mark
by Victoria Schlesinger
Marsh Once More: The Bay Trail Takes Off at Hamilton Airfield
by Ariel Rubissow Okamoto
Enlightened by Bioluminescence
by Claire Peaslee
It’s Fun! It’s Science! It’s a Bioblitz!
by Joe Eaton
Bay View: America’s Wild Anniversary
by David Loeb
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Angel Azul Screening: A Documentary by Marcelina Carat
Angel Azul is a documentary film that tells the story of one artist’s inspiring attempt to draw attention to the ...
Deer Island Stroll
Join Ranger Mike Warner for a fun mid-morning hike at Deer Island. Discover the local wildlife and the unique views ...
Book Release Party for Everyday Cheesemaking: How to Succeed Making Dairy and Nut Cheese at Home
Join local author and homesteader K. Ruby Blume for an evening of local cheese in celebration of the release of ...
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