Birds Are Flocking to California Right Now. Here’s Why

Right now, thousands of birds are flocking to California's San Francisco Bay. Why here? And how do they know where they're going?

Posted on By Peter Cowan, PhD
7 Animals That Scare Us (And Why We Need Them)

Learn about 7 "scary" animals and the crucial roles they play in our landscapes.

Posted on By Nik Rau
El Sereno – Expanding a South Bay Preserve

182-acres above Los Gatos is now protected open space. Get the full story.

Posted on By Lindsay Peterson
Condors Are Returning to the Santa Cruz Mountains

It's ok to freak out — it's incredibly exciting.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
From the Ashes, a New Forest Rises

Last summer's fire gave us an opportunity...and we're taking it.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
The Romantic Lives of Banana Slugs

You'll never look at these slow, juicy creatures the same way again.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
What Makes the Bay Area a Biodiversity Hotspot?

Acclaimed author Mary Ellen Hannibal finds the answers.

Posted on By Mary Ellen Hannibal
Have You Ever Seen a Coyote Pup?

Watch these five adorable coyote puppies from the Southern Santa Cruz Mountains.

Posted on By Neal Sharma
Where Do Wildlife Go When Fires Strike?

California wildlife can handle fires better than you might think. Find the story here.

Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Bessst Practices for Hiking in Rattlesnake Country

Rattlesnakes deserve a fair shake. Armed with a little knowledge, safely hiking in rattlesnake country is really no sweat.

Posted on By Nik Rau

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