Latest from drought
March 21, 2014 by Alison Hawkes
Question: Will newts, frogs and salamanders be out in full force in the Bay Area this spring?
February 27, 2014 by Alessandra Bergamin
Over five years ago, Nalani and Anna Heath-Delaney, ditched their water guzzling lawn and planted a colorful and diverse native plant garden. They have since saved water, provided habitat for local species and created a native plant sanctuary. With the current drought, now is the perfect time to consider transitioning your garden and “going native.”
January 31, 2014 by Elizabeth Devitt
In the 150-plus years that we’ve been tracking rainfall in Northern California, it’s never been this dry. It was the …
December 27, 2013 by Alessandra Bergamin
California’s driest year in recorded history sparks fire and water fears, and more Bay Area nature news…
November 18, 2013 by Eric Simons
As drought stretches on in California, local plants and animals are falling back on their evolutionarily honed behaviors for outlasting the dry.