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The Inner Visions of Mark Kitchell

May 07, 2014 by Paul Epstein

“We reached the old wolf in time to watch a fierce green fire dying in her eyes. I realized then ...

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Keeping Cigarette Butt Litter Out of the Bay

October 15, 2013 by Alessandra Bergamin

As cities and counties across the Bay tackle the problem of single-use plastic bags, cigarette butt litter continues to threaten the Bay's water quality and wildlife.

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Center for Environmental Health

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The Center for Environmental Health is an Oakland-based national nonprofit working on issues of environmental pollution, toxics, and environmental justice.

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Fight Over Bayshore Power Plant

March 19, 2010 by Kris Vann

A long-running controversy over a power plant proposed for the Bayshore in Hayward is heating up as opponents consider whether to appeal recent permits granted to Calpine, the company that wants to build a 600-megawatt plant in an area that has a sometimes uneasy mix of industry and important wildlife habitat.

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Making Waves for a Healthy Ocean

October 01, 2007 by Marilyn Hope Smulyan

When I stand on San Francisco’s Ocean Beach and look west, it’s difficult for me to comprehend that we humans ...

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Four Threats to a Healthy Bay

October 01, 2003 by Jane Kay

Habitat Loss On the fringes of the Bay lie the varied wetlands that feed and shelter the Bay’s wildlife. Chinook ...

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Toward A Healthy Bay

October 01, 2003 by Jane Kay

In the 40 years since the movement to save San Francisco Bay began, we have moved from desperately fending off more bay fill projects to proactively restoring thousands of acres of shoreline wetlands. Yet how healthy is the Bay that we are saving? What are the factors that affect the health of the Bay and what are we doing about them?

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Pesticide Database

January 01, 2003 by Sara Marcellino

Pollution in our air, food, and water continues to trouble many Bay Area residents looking to keep this urban area ...

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