Bay Nature Staff

Bay Nature Local Hero Craig Anderson in the Swiss Alps

2014 Local Hero Award Winner for Conservation Action

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Craig Anderson is the inspirational Executive Director of LandPaths, a Santa Rosa-based nonprofit dedicated to connecting people to the natural and agricultural landscapes of Sonoma County. At LandPaths, Craig has pioneered new ways to nurture citizen engagement with open space, … Read more

Ask the Naturalist, August 2013

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This week we welcome Santa Clara Valley Audubon’s Bob Power as our Guest Naturalist! Dear Bay Nature, What is the 2013 count of burrowing owls at Shoreline Park? How many breeding pairs were observed? — Sharon – – – – … Read more

Remembering Rich Stallcup

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In December 2012, the Bay Area, and the world, lost one of its most eloquent spokespeople for and about birds. Rich Stallcup, a cofounder of the Point Reyes Bird Observatory (now PRBO Conservation Science), was an unrivaled birder and teacher. … Read more

Local Hero Awards Winners 2013

Bay Nature Honors Three Local Heroes

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Berkeley, CA (December 17, 2012) — A beloved ranger/naturalist at Muir Woods, a dynamic advocate for open space around Mount Diablo, and a young woman dedicated to reaching out to diverse communities with a message of conservation … Read more

2013 Local Hero Award for Environmental Education

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Each year, the nonprofit Bay Nature Institute, based in Berkeley, selects three individuals who are making outstanding contributions to the understanding, protection, and stewardship of the natural world of the San Francisco Bay Area. No one is more dedicated to … Read more

Seth Adams

2013 Local Hero Award for Conservation Action

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Each year, the nonprofit Bay Nature Institute, based in Berkeley, selects three individuals who are making outstanding contributions to the understanding, protection, and stewardship of the natural world of the San Francisco Bay Area. No one knows more about Mount … Read more