Does a Bear Sow Seeds in the Woods? In Alaska, Shoot YeahResearch shows that brown and black bears are primary distributors of small fruit seeds in southeast Alaska, spreading the seeds through their excrement.
1 Year After Oroville Dam Scare, Lawmakers Beef Up InspectionsCalifornia would beef up dam inspections under legislation sent to Gov. Jerry Brown a year after a near disaster prompted the evacuation of nearly 200,000 residents.
Crews Clear Vallejo Reservoir System of Sediment, Say Water Is Safe to DrinkCity crews have flushed the system impacted by sediment in the water of Vallejo's Swanzy Reservoir affecting about 1,000 households.
Squaw Valley Installs System Powered by Tesla BatteriesBatteries produced by luxury electric car company Tesla are set to be installed near the top of the Gold Coast aerial tramway at the Squaw Valley Ski Resort.
California Officials, Protesters Fight Offshore Drill Plans By Trump AdministrationCommissions that oversee coastal lands and water pushed the Trump administration to leave California out of plans to expand offshore drilling, saying the state will throw up any barriers possible to prevent pumping and transportation of oil.
New Flaring At Chevron Richmond Refinery Prompts InspectionThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District dispatched inspectors to the Chevron refinery in Richmond Thursday morning after they received at least two complaints about flaring.
EPA Administrator Pruitt Suggests Climate Change Could Benefit Humans Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt suggested Tuesday that climate change could benefit humans, despite scientific evidence to the contrary.
Gov. Jerry Brown Trims Giant California Water Tunnels ProjectGov. Brown scales back a plan to build giant water tunnels in California. The administration aims to build just one tunnel instead of two.
Report Predicts Massive Damage On Peninsula In Major QuakeA new report released Wednesday shows exactly what parts of the Bay Area will be at risk if and when a big earthquake strikes the San Andreas Fault.
Tesla Losses Spike As It Fights To Ramp Up Model 3While one of Elon Musk's companies is celebrating after launching the world's most powerful rocket into space, another company is fighting for liftoff back on Earth.
Thousands In SF Join Nationwide March For Science On Earth DayTens of thousands hit the streets of San Francisco Saturday to march for science.
Bay Area Landmark Gets Green Facelift For Earth DayThe iconic “C&H Pure Cane Sugar” sign was erected in 1956 and is a landmark known throughout the Bay Area.
Cast of ‘Amazing Spider-Man 2’ Saves Bay Area Wildlife From ExtinctionAlong with a group of volunteers, the movie's cast helped rescue Bay Area wildlife...
Global Warming Climate Data Shows Polar Vortex, Pacific Heat In 4th Warmest Year On RecordNew climate data tracks the depth of the Polar Vortex that plunged the eastern and central U.S. into bitter cold, and the balmy Bay Area conditions.
Getting Your Backyard ‘Rockstar-Ready’ For SummerPlanning to have people over this summer? Alice@97.3's Marcus D can't think of a better way to celebrate Earth Day than by getting down and dirty in your backyard...