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July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff
The most successful least tern nesting colony in California thrives on what remains of an old runway at this former …
July 01, 2012 by Aleta George
After years of discussion, agitation, and debate, a final deal is in the works to make a permanent Alameda Wildlife Refuge for the endangered California least terns that nest on a former naval base.
May 20, 2009 by Jody Zaitlin
Every spring California least terns return to the Bay Area to breed. These endangered birds, and other terns, have a remarkable hunting style: Drop quickly, and crash head-first into the water. Don’t try that at home!
July 01, 2007 by Aleta George
In late spring, a thumb-size least tern chick emerges from its egg on Alameda Point. The chick’s eyes are open …
Nature Below Dolores Park, One Way or Another
by Eric Simons
French Broom and An Earth Day Message of Resilience
by Autumn Sartain
EAST BAY: Owl’s clover
by Bay Nature Staff
NORTH BAY: Checkerbloom
First Person: Youth Engagement Award Winner Cheyanna Washburn
by Jacoba Charles
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Wildflowers and views on El Cerrito walk for ages 50+
Walkers age 50+: Enjoy wildflowers and spectacular views in the El Cerrito Hillside Natural Area on a walk 9-11 AM …
Building Naturalist Skills: Journaling with John Muir Laws
Observation is a skill that you can hone by training and technique. Naturalist, educator and artist, John Muir Laws teaches …
Seals & Slippers: Sleep under the Stars at The Marine Mammal Center!
Camp out under the stars in the Marin Headlands, enjoy special after-hour activities and wake up to the sound of …
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