Newt Mating Season Begins At Tilden ParkThe annual mating dance of the newts has begun at Tilden Park, prompting closures and some restrictions.
Doomsday Clock Ticking For Bulldog BreedThe Doomsday clock is ticking for a popular and beloved breed of dog because humans have tinkered too much with its look.
Florida Project Breeds 'Finding Dory' Fish In CaptivityResearchers at the University of Florida Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory said they had successfully bred Pacific blue tangs in captivity for the first time...
California Condors Reach Key Survival Milestone In The WildA captive breeding program that at one time included every living California condor has passed a key milestone in helping North America's largest bird return to the wild.
Migrating Newts Bring 5-Month Road Closure On South Park Drive In Tilden ParkSouth Park Drive in Tilden Park will be closed to motor vehicle traffic from Oct. 31 through March, 2015 to protect newts during their migrating and breeding season.
Oakland Zookeepers Pair Up Rare Blue-Eyed Lemurs For BreedingZookeepers are playing matchmaker in Oakland, where current lemur resident Anthony met Dern for the first time.
Oakland Zoo Opens Biodiversity CenterA ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for the Oakland Zoo's new biodiversity center, which will serve as an education center, captive breeding facility, and place of conservation for endangered and threatened animals, plants and habitats.
San Francisco Zoo Getting New Tiger After Fatal '07 AttackMore than three years after the tiger attack that killed a teenage zoo visitor on Christmas Day, the San Francisco Zoo is getting a new Siberian tiger.