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Edgewood County Park and Natural Preserve

July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff

Tucked into less than a square mile of land, the Peninsula’s Edgewood Park is a showcase for stunning wildflower diversity, ...

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The Checkerspot Comes Home

October 01, 2007 by Carolyn J. Strange

Contrary to common notions of autumn as a season of dying back, our fall rains often herald new beginnings. That’s ...

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The Deer Next Door

April 01, 2005 by Bruce Morris

It certainly seems that we’re seeing more deer all over our neighborhoods. But how can these large mammals make a living among all the cars and houses? Writer Bruce Morris took the time to observe the deer in his suburban Belmont backyard. What he learned may surprise you: These deer weren’t just “making do”; they were thriving. With surprisingly small home ranges, suburbanized deer are redefining our built landscapes to fit their needs—an orchard becomes a fawning zone, an abandoned garden a nursery, a wooded lot a feeding area.

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Serpentine Splendor

April 01, 2004 by Carolyn J. Strange

Tucked into less than a square mile of land next to a freeway, the Peninsula's Edgewood Park is a showcase for stunning wildflower diversity, all the result of our region's unique geology.

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Edgewood Preserve

January 01, 2002 by Marilyn Smulyan

One of the best places to experience a slice of Bay Area landscape as it might have looked before European ...

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