A UC Berkeley study looks at underserved youth and veterans and finds apparent healing benefits to time in nature.
Timely news, art, ideas and science from the natural world of Northern California.
There’s room for Native ecological practices in California’s fire management, Chuck Striplen writes — but we have work to do first.
Indigenous writer Gregg Castro reflects on the 25th anniversary of the Gathering of Ohlone Peoples.
The San Francisco Bay shark I study has been called tope, oil shark, school shark, soupfin, and vitamin shark. I think it’s pretty great.
Jose Gonzalez writes about learning to see culture in nature.
Climate change has exposed the United States National Parks to hotter and drier conditions than the country as a whole, a UC Berkeley scientist writes.
Check out any Pacific coast tidepool for a chance to see the evidence of a common invertebrate going to war over the difference between us and them.
How does a Broadway actor become San Francisco’s go-to lepidopterist? Liam O’Brien explains.
Marine animals adjust their lives to the weather just like you do.
First formed to stop a hillside golf course proposal, Friends of Edgewood Natural Reserve turns 25 in 2018.