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Jackson Karlenzig is a Bay Nature intern and a student at Drake High School.


Signs of the Season: Feathered fall migrants

November 12, 2013 by Jackson Karlenzig

As the days shorten and valley oak leaves fall, hundreds of birds are flocking to the Bay Area. Here's a sneak preview of some of the highlights.


Up a creek in floodwaters

December 10, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

During the big deluge two weeks ago, Marin's creeks were raging with water at a capacity rarely seen so early in the winter season.

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Signs of the Season: From crab pot to stovetop, Dungeness crabs arrive

November 21, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

Thanksgiving time marks the start of one of the most exciting sustainable, local food events of the year: Dungeness crab season.

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In search of an elusive, yummy California native

October 03, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

Early fall is California huckleberry season, and the picking is good -- if you know where to look and can brave the dangers of a huckleberry forest.


Canal neighborhood gets new community garden

September 17, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

San Rafael’s culturally diverse Canal neighborhood is well known for its bustling community centers and family owned businesses. But until ...


Wildflowers and a View at Milagra Ridge

July 01, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

Looking for wildflowers and a view? Milagra Ridge delivers. Located off of Skyline in Pacifica, Milagra Ridge offers a sanctuary for many native species.

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A Breeze among wildflowers

June 11, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

Breeze has been building mountain bikes for 40 years, and he remembers friendlier days when cyclists and hikers peacefully coexisted.

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A School Garden is Born in Marin

April 07, 2012 by Jackson Karlenzig

After a decade of stalled efforts and 18 months of negotiations, students at Drakes High School in San Anselmo installed a large school garden that will be used by several special programs at the public high school.

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