The devastating Northern California wildfires the past two years has Berkeley talking about accelerating its Climate Action Plan to head off the greater impacts of climate change.
It's the second mountain lion sighting in the Berkeley hills in the past two months.
The closure, which has been done during the newts' seasonal migration for over 20 years, allows the salamanders to seek out the higher air moisture levels they favor for breeding.
When construction is completed in 15 months, people will be able to walk or bike all the way from Oakland to Richmond.
That bushy tail you saw scampering away near Ohlone Greenway? Yep, it's probably a grey fox.
More than two months after a neighborhood outcry over the fate of trees and plants in Berkeley's traffic circles, the city has not yet decided what role neighbors may play in tending them in the future.
The KQED Forum host will be at 'Best in Show: Stories from Beyond the Shelter' Friday at the Freight, a fundraiser for Berkeley Humane's lifesaving mission featuring local authors Julie Barton and Steven Winn.
There was excitement at the Berkeley park as the last time one of the cute owls was seen there was in March 2017.
Wild turkeys are a staple of the city, as common as bikers and street vendors. But this year seems to have brought a particularly high number of the giant birds to town.
Join the Freight's free 50th anniversary festival and street fair, hear local poets and writers, Al Di Meola and Arcade Fire, and bask in the wonders of sharks this weekend