They’re one of the most sought-after edible mushrooms in the world. At least 10 species live in the Bay Area.
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Fascinating creatures, miniature works of art, critical links in the web of life — bugs are so much more than pests.
A number of sensational new papers warn of a global insect die-off. Has the apocalypse arrived in Northern California?
This story was originally published at High Country News (hcn.org) on April 19, 2019 Gregg Castro first roamed the Santa Lucia Mountains at the age of 8, going out with his father to hunt deer and wild pigs in the … Read more
How long do hummingbird parents take care of their young?
How much damage does trampling do to wildflowers? No other state is as iconic for its flora as California, so it’s no surprise that thousands of Californians have flocked to Southern California to experience wildflower heaven in this year’s “super … Read more
So far no policy has been created to protect carbon storage in the ocean, which is Earth’s largest carbon sink and a central element of our planet’s climate cycle.
Looking to learn more about wildflowers this spring? Consider introducing yourself first, José González writes.
Most coyotes won’t stay within the Presidio’s relatively safe confines.
John Robinson has 20/15 vision and perfect auditory recall. But he’s dedicated his life to the idea that anyone can learn to bird.