the nature-worshiping, fun-loving adventurer’s guide
by Eric Johnson and Traci Hukill
Jan. 16, 2017—The campaign to create the Cotoni...
by Eric Johnson
Dec. 16, 2016—Dr. Wallace J. Nichols, research associate at the...
by Traci Hukill
Dec. 6, 2016—The Santa Cruz Board of Supervisors today...
The waters of Monterey Bay may obscure potential dangers. Far below the surface are seismically active faults that could be the site of offshore earthquakes in the bay.
The campaign to create the Cotoni–Coast Dairies National Monument came to a storybook ending on Jan. 12 when Pres. Barack Obama issued the proclamation three days before Martin Luther King’s birthday.
The North Coast scientist, author and ocean advocate calls for designation of Coast Dairies as a national monument.
Like a gentle modern mountain man, the longtime docent delighted many with his knowledge of nature and his enthusiasm for Waddell Creek and Big Basin.
Environmental groups team up with Santa Cruz County to fund public safety and education at the 8,500-acre San Vicente Redwoods property, opening in 2018.
Spiky proteins called mucins allow banana slugs to crawl over all kinds of ground cover.
Inland of Highway 1 between Santa Cruz and Half Moon Bay, the sculpted landscape rises in living testimony to the power of geologic forces.
Save big at Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks' annual sale, Dec. 2-4 at Mission Adobe.
When campers and picnickers leave crumbs and food about the redwood forest, they unwittingly threaten a small but heroic seabird. A high school volunteer project helps mitigate the danger.
VIDEO: Using nature as inspiration, Stanford's Wender Group creates lifesaving compounds in the laboratory. A redwood grove in Castle Rock State Park stands as a powerful monument to their work.
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