California’s state flower and trees were the inspiration for the names of the chicks everybody — well, nearly everybody — loves to watch.
It goes without saying all our recommended activities are virtual. That said: Go on a garden tour, tune in to author conversations, study traditional music, watch dance or do earth crafts with the kids.
Nature has become both more remote and more present during this pandemic. We’re happy to share some of your views on a day that celebrates our natural environment.
The district made the decision in the wake of Monday’s extended order that includes additional restrictions, including dog parks.
New rules for dog owners are now in effect to maintain safe social distancing.
The survey covers how visitors use the 73 parks, issues on the trails, and ideas ranging from water bottle filling stations to natural art installations.
With three fluffy chicks now in the sky-high nest, the couple who manage the Cal Falcon social project answer questions about what to expect next.
Two chicks hatched Saturday and one on Sunday. The fourth egg broke and was unviable. Follow the action live on the webcams.
Annie and Grinnell are back nesting on top of UC Berkeley’s Campanile. Follow the action by webcam.
With real travel plans on hold, this photographer is exploring closer to home, appreciating and visually recording each walk.
For Earth Day on April 22, show us what of the natural world you can see from your window while you’re sheltering in place.
Rigel Stuhmiller, known for her beautiful nature illustrations and prints, offers a soothing outlet that can be done while maintaining social distancing.
The peregrine falcons that have made their nest atop Cal’s Campanile for the past three years are back — and they have laid three eggs so far.