The mammoth McApin Tree is not just the venerable elder in its grove. It’s thought the giant redwood holds within its fire-charred rings the surrounding forest’s formative secrets.
Highlighting the natural histories of communities of color in the Bay Area may help more people feel welcome in the environmental community and sciences.
There are dozens of ways to volunteer in the East Bay Regional Park District.
San Jose’s Measure B, on the ballot in the June 5 election, could have far-reaching implications for civic governance
Seven years after the crisis, California State Parks tests out a new model.
Science has led us to an increasing understanding of the importance of wildlife corridors. Sonoma pioneers the monitoring of a series of corridors.
So much of the good stuff in life happens in natural places, and it all depends on parks functioning properly in ways we can too easily take for granted.
An organization dedicated to responding to climate change in a nature-friendly way loses funding.
Are surf scoters disappearing from the San Francisco Bay? Or from the world?
We’re used to thinking about how wildfires change the soil for plants. But a UC Berkeley researcher wants to turn the relationship around and ask how the plants that spring up after a fire could lock-in long-term soil recovery.