Lands parched by a three-year drought just a few months ago are now seeing an explosion of both poisonous and edible mushrooms.
U.C. Berkeley will likely be bustling with botanists in the coming days as flower watchers await an extremely rare bloom of up to 30,000 flowers from a plant known as the Queen of the Andes.
The gradual rise in temperature could eventually threaten Napa’s ability to make wine.
The death of tens of thousands of abalone along the Bay Area’s coastline is being blamed on a microscopic sea creature.