The last of the old Bay Bridge is coming down now, and with it will go a 40-year-old colony of double-crested cormorants.
In the San Francisco Bay Area, slices of nature pop up in the most unexpected places, a testament to the region's wealth in biodiversity and the resilience of its natural systems. Bringing nature to urban areas is not just about ensuring the survival of species, but enhancing people's quality of life through a fulfillment of our innate need to be with nature.
A walk through the tumultuous history of the East Bay’s popular shoreline park.
Opinion: The American democratic experiment and the survival of the planet may depend on overcoming our fear of foreigners
Outdoors-lovers have long known that nature makes us feel good. Now scientists peering into the brain are starting to explain why.
With the holidays underway and the kids out of school, now’s a good time to curl up with some reads. Why not make them about California?
There are 33,000 creosote-treated pilings in the Bay leaching toxins that harm herring.
A reader asks: Are there more squirrels running around this fall than in years past?
A celebrated conservation photographer and filmmaker talks about how he views the San Francisco Bay’s national wildlife refuge.
Twenty-five years after the Oakland Hills fire, people still disagree about whether blue gum eucalyptus is a fire threat in the East Bay Hills
A 19th century industrialist and his legacy of trees.