Lia Keener

Lia Keener is the assistant editor for Bay Nature.

Two Young Researchers, Two New Scorpions


There are now two more scorpion species to appreciate, thanks to the work of two young researchers. Their efforts could change the future for these salty-lake-bed, stinger-endowed specialists.

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Big Rain Leads to a Big Year for Salmon


Record-breaking rainfall drenched much of the Bay Area in late October and again around Christmas, leading to flooding, power outages, snarled traffic — and a great season for a fish that has had it rough in recent years. For East-Bay … Read more