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Bolinas Lagoon

July 08, 2012 by Bay Nature Staff

Bolinas Lagoon, a shallow estuary, is a great place to see some of the millions of water birds that travel ...

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Uncovering Nature’s Treasures with David Wimpfheimer

December 09, 2011 by Beth Slatkin

From whale-watching expeditions to wildflower forays to the annual Christmas Bird Count, naturalist David Wimpfheimer takes great pleasure in leading people on what he likes to call natural "treasure hunts."

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“Seal the Deal!”

April 01, 2011 by Diane Poslosky

Dr. Marty Griffin has been working for decades to protect open spaces and wildlife along the Marin and Sonoma coasts. In January 2011, Bay Nature recognized him with our first-ever Local Hero award in conservation advocacy. His advice for getting things done? “Seal the deal!” And figure out how to pay for it later.

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Sedimental Journey

April 01, 2011 by Jacoba Charles

For years, controversy raged about the future of Bolinas Lagoon, a significant coastal wetland that seems forever in danger of filling in, to the detriment of the fishing fleet and wildlife like seals and shorebirds. While some locals continue to push for dredging, others say this is all part of a natural cycle. But sea level rise driven by climate change might swamp the whole debate.

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Heron and Egret Atlas for the Bay Area

April 01, 2007 by Aleta George

No matter where you live in the Bay Area, you’ve likely noticed the sinewy, graceful forms of great blue herons ...

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Bolinas Lagoon

April 01, 2004 by Leah Messinger

Land management changes are also on the table for the Bolinas Lagoon in Marin County. Beginning in the 1880s, logging, ...

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Environmental Docent Trainings

January 01, 2002 by Marilyn Smulyan

If you’re interested in sharing your infectious love of nature with others, consider signing up for one of the many ...

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