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July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff
This restricted section of Sonoma Coast State Park is managed by the nonprofit Landpaths, which offers guided hikes and trainings ...
Sheltered from ocean winds by the Inverness Ridge, the beaches of Tomales Bay State Park are great for bird-watching, picnicking, ...
Straddling the mountains between the Napa and Sonoma valleys, Sugarloaf Ridge State Park offers spectacular vistas from windswept Bald Mountain. ...
Enjoy 17 miles of long beaches separated by dramatic ocean bluffs, running north from Bodega Head past the city of ...
Creek meets beach at this picturesque spot on the San Mateo Coast, and that makes for great birding. Nice views ...
Samuel P. Taylor State Park offers a cool forest respite on hot summer days with redwood groves, open grassland, and ...
Famed biologist E.O. Wilson once named San Bruno Mountain one of the world biodiversity hotspots, because so many native species ...
The rugged beauty of the California Coast is on full display at this park which features an underwater preserve, beaches, ...
Tracking the Ghost Cat: Mountain Lions Remain Elusive in the East Bay
by Rachel Diaz-Bastin
In San Francisco, A Dying Forest Waits for Action
by Becca Andrews
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
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Dragonflies are among the most fascinating and beautiful insects on earth. We’ll learn to identify the different species in the ...
Bird Walk at Quarry Lakes
The Bay Area bursts with bird life! New and experienced birders alike join us as we discover patterns of behavior, ...
Take A Hike Junipero Serra Park
Take A Hike encourages you to discover a County Park on the first Saturday each month, April through October. Participants learn ...
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