About Paul Epstein

Paul Epstein

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Singing the Praises of our Local Creeks

June 05, 2014 by Paul Epstein

“I am fortunate to live near Las Gallinas Creek, so I get to see it every day. Its beauty has ...

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The Inner Visions of Mark Kitchell

May 07, 2014 by Paul Epstein

“We reached the old wolf in time to watch a fierce green fire dying in her eyes. I realized then ...

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Swimming for Sharks

March 27, 2014 by Paul Epstein

Emmy-award-winning filmmaker and marine scientist David McGuire has not only swum with sharks, he’s swum FOR them. As founder and ...

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Water, Water Everywhere…?

March 13, 2014 by Paul Epstein

Colin Bailey, EJCW Executive Director In these days of scarce water, the supply of organizations talking about water policy seems ...

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Jake Sigg: Nature News’ Passionate Pen

November 06, 2013 by Paul Epstein

Jake Sigg with his weapon of choice. Anyone interested in Bay Area nature and ecology has likely come across Jake ...

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Jake Sigg: Why I Fight for Nature

November 06, 2013 by Paul Epstein

Jake Sigg, environmentalist We asked Jake Sigg, the popular and opinionated editor of Nature News, what originally inspired him to ...

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Tales of a Recovered Arachnophobe

October 23, 2013 by Paul Epstein

Gwen Heistand hasn’t always loved spiders: In fact, she used to be deathly afraid of them! As resident biologist at ...

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Counting her Chickens

October 10, 2013 by Paul Epstein

Tracy Fasanella, CEO of CarbonCount, Inc., a green accounting firm, lives in two worlds.  When she’s not parsing cap-and-trade regulations ...

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Turning Over a New Leaf

September 26, 2013 by Paul Epstein

“Phenology studies the seasonal cycles in nature, such as when flowers bloom, insects hatch, and birds migrate. In the era ...

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The “Bat Lady” of Yolo Basin

August 29, 2013 by Paul Epstein

Corky Quirk is the founder and executive director of Northern California Bats (aka NorCal Bats), a Sacramento-based nonprofit organization dedicated to ...

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