Design Dialogue


Resolving Tradeoffs Between Biodiversity and Human Health Support in Native Planting Speaker: Vanessa Lee How to design native plants in urban spaces to foster both human health and urban biodiversity? One important step is to be cognizant of tradeoffs aside … Read more

Birds, Butterflies and Blooms on Mount Diablo


Join naturalist Dan Fitzgerald for a nature walk in the Mitchell Canyon area of Mount Diablo. We will be looking for birds, butterflies, and some seasonal blooms. Bring water, snacks, and binoculars if you have them. The walk is about … Read more

pinned beetles

How to See Insects


Fascinating creatures, miniature works of art, critical links in the web of life — bugs are so much more than pests.