A reader found a huge spider. Is it a tarantula?
The most destructive wildfire season in California history has nearly ended. Will this be the new pattern — or can we bring fire back on our own terms?
Coyotes have returned to San Francisco. Now, for the first time, ecologists are gaining insight into how and where these urban predators live.
Big Break, near the confluence of the San Joaquin and Sacramento Rivers, is a hotspot for birds. A great way to see them is by kayak.
At an artists’ retreat in the Santa Cruz Mountains, a chance to see art and nature mix.
Signs of the Season
It’s the Season for Tundra Swans
How to find and identify the great birds in the Central Valley.