A first-of-its kind ballot measure in San Jose would fund conservation as a flood solution.
Parks improve health and fight climate change. But not all parks affect a community in the same way — and the question is: “Who’s it for?”
San Jose’s Measure B, on the ballot in the June 5 election, could have far-reaching implications for civic governance
Three Bay Area counties —Santa Clara, Sonoma and Santa Cruz — have found a way to put these values of nature onto a balance sheet.
Filmmaker Steve Dunsky usually spends his time behind the camera not in front of it. Now and then, however, he steps into public view. As one of the main creative forces behind the 50th anniversary celebration of the Wilderness Act … Read more
The tide may be finally turning against the use of drift gillnets off California waters. WARNING: Disturbing images.
California’s new fracking law is the first of its kind in the nation to regulate this method of tight oil extraction.
GGNRA is under pressure to join growing number of national parks that ban the sale of plastic water bottles.
Limits on commercial dog walkers in the Presidio has some nature lovers questioning: Should they be allowed at all?
Due to looming city budget cuts, SF Mayor Ed Lee recently produced a budget package that cut $300,000 from street tree care. The proposal would shift the city’s responsibility for 24,000 trees in front of private property onto the property owners over the next seven years.