The coyotes of the Presidio inhabit that liminal space between groomed semi-nature and manmade structures that is so characteristic of the San Francisco park. They’re not what people think of first when they think of the city, but they’re residents … Read more
Quails can be found in a wide variety of habitats throughout California and the Bay Area, from scrublands to oak forests. They even sometimes wander into suburbs.
No cartoonish farm animals here — California’s wild pigs disrupt natural and urban spaces alike.
It’s quite rare to see them in the Bay Area, but American minks range as far south as Sonoma and Contra Costa.
A coyote won’t pass up a free meal — so long as it’s safe.
Turkey vultures mate for life. Just like swans.
San Mateo County Park Ranger Sandra Corzantes has won Bay Nature’s 2018 Youth Engagement award.
The We Players theater group performs Romeo and Juliet at the Petaluma Adobe this summer.
“Natural history specimens can’t be replaced — there’s nothing like seeing the real thing,” taxidermist Alicia Goode says. “There are a lot of museums that still feel the same way. Would you take down a historical painting and replace it with an iPad?”
In the heart of Silicon Valley, the most reliable technology we have for monitoring West Nile virus is a bird domesticated in the Stone Age.