Rare plants are common in California. Huckleberry Botanic Regional Preserve sits in an ideal location to display some of the rarest of them.
Big Break, near the confluence of the San Joaquin and Sacramento Rivers, is a hotspot for birds. A great way to see them is by kayak.
At an artists’ retreat in the Santa Cruz Mountains, a chance to see art and nature mix.
When Kathleen Richards’ father had a stroke, she set out into the parks to let nature aid his recovery.
Bill’s Backyard: Bridge to Nature is designed to be a hybrid between a playground and a nature park.
Nature is a high-impact participant in the nation’s oldest cross-country running competition.
A yellow-brown blanket covers the Berkeley Aquatic Park lagoon.
The surprising, spiraling story of why sea snails live where they live.
Some non-native species are okay. But not all of them.
Opinion: The American democratic experiment and the survival of the planet may depend on overcoming our fear of foreigners