Gretchen Lang

Gretchen Lang has won numerous awards for her environmental reporting in the Bay Area. A longtime foreign correspondent, she returned to the Bay Area in 2010 and now works for a small community weekly newspaper in Tiburon.

The Smallest Stars Have Gone Out


More than 20 species of sea star suffered in a disease outbreak that started in 2013. But in many places in the Bay Area, one small star hasn’t returned.