Macedo Ranch, at the foot of Mount Diablo State Park, is a favorite for locals in the know.
Giant Marsh’s $3 million restoration and enhancement is the first large-scale endeavor of the Coastal Conservancy’s San Francisco Bay Living Shorelines Project.
The San Francisco Bay Area Water Trail is the public resource that will get you out on the Bay.
Helen Putnam Regional Park offers magnificent views of Petaluma and the Sonoma County countryside. The park has a six-mile trail system suitable for…
Zoropsis spinimana is a harmless — but quite large! — house spider that’s recently moved to the Bay Area.
This fall is one to look for change. During what will hopefully be the last dry months of the driest two-year stretch in recorded California history, how are species responding? What do you see and not see? How does it compare to the past?
Ellen Reid SOUNDWALK is a free, GPS-enabled app that covers much of the eastern half of Golden Gate Park.
An explanation for differing rules about dogs in the East Bay’s state and regional parks.
Taking better pictures means empathizing with wild animals, writes photographer Sarah Killingsworth
The SCU Lightning Complex fires burned 6,000 acres of East Bay Regional Park District land last year. And already, green ground cover, reptiles, and raptors are returning in Morgan Territory.