Latest from Mount Diablo

Some Wildflowers Take Advantage of Drought

April 03, 2014 by Alison Hawkes

Yes, it’s been a dry year. But that’s not entirely a bad thing for annual natives like wildflowers, which are finding a rare opportunity to restore their seed banks.

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Mount Diablo fire may not be all bad — in the long term

September 18, 2013 by Alessandra Bergamin

Wildlife will rebound on Mount Diablo, but it may take longer for some struggling species.

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Piecing together the Diablo landscape

January 03, 2013 by Daniel McGlynn

On a warm autmn morning, a half-dozen volunteers are watering young native plants on a piece of land known as

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Save Mount Diablo

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

One of the most successful open space acquisition groups in the East Bay, Save Mount Diablo’s mission is to preserve Mount Diablo’s peaks and surrounding foothills.

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Mount Diablo Interpretive Association

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Mount Diablo Interpretive Association is a non-profit volunteer organization that assists in maintaining and interpreting Mount Diablo State Park.

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Book Review: Mount Diablo: The Extraordinary Life and Landscapes of a California Treasure

October 01, 2011 by Dan Rademacher

Photos by Stephen Joseph, text by Linda Rimac Colberg, Mount Diablo Interpretive Association, 2010, 266 pages, $50.
Photographer Stephen Joseph

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Three Peaks, One Day, No Car

June 13, 2011 by Carly Peltier

This coming weekend, you could count yourself among an elite few folks who use only bicycles and mass transit to summit the Bay Area’s three major peaks in one day. Or join in for just one or two. Or follow along and learn just how far you can get without a car.

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Overnight on Mount Diablo

April 01, 2009 by Ryan Branciforte

It has been over a year now since I took the plunge into car-free existence. The one-way, overnight backpack trip up and over Mount Diablo that I took last fall is one example of the kind of adventure I have been enjoying since I said good-bye to my car.

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Letter from the Publisher

July 01, 2007 by David Loeb

Back in the mid-1970s, as a newcomer here, I felt a certain pride in learning to orient myself by sighting

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Mount Diablo Resources

July 01, 2007 by Matthew Bettelheim

Organizations
Several local nonprofit organizations work to protect open space on and around Mount Diablo and to inform the public

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