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Bay Nature Magazine

“Out of all the magazine subscriptions I receive every month, I save three: The New Yorker for the writing, National Geographic for the photography, and Bay Nature for both.”
— Andrew Harmon, The Nature Conservancy



Photo by George Ward, georgeward.comBay Nature magazine covers the unique habitats and wildlife of the San Francisco Bay Area and the people working to protect them. With excellent writing, gorgeous photography, and delightful wildlife illustrations by celebrated naturalist John Muir Laws, each quarterly issue of Bay Nature is a local treasure to cherish and share with family and friends.

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Jan-Mar 2010

Our winter 2010 issue looks beyond the media hype and into the long-range migrations of great white sharks, examines the ...

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Oct-Dec 2009

This issue looks forward to future challenges facing the East Bay Regional Park District at its 75th anniversary. We also ...

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Jul-Sep 2009

Our summer 2009 issue features some of our area’s lesser-known habitats and creatures. From the vantage points of kite-mounted cameras ...

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Apr-Jun 2009

In this issue, our updated Transit to Trails map offers many options for getting out into nature via public transit. ...

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