East Bay Regional Park District

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Elderly Woman’s Body Found Floating Off Water At Alameda County Beach

An elderly woman’s body was found in the water off an Alameda beach Tuesday afternoon, according to East Bay Regional Park District officials.

06/16/2015

A Golden Eagle.  (Source: Tony Wisgett; Wikimedia Commons)

Wind Farms Spacing Out Turbines To Better Accommodate Birds; Reduce Death Rates

The wind farm on Altamont Pass is one of the deadliest locations in the Bay Area for eagles, hawks and other birds to fly, but is slowly becoming a safer place because companies are restructuring.

06/08/2015

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Warning: 3 Dogs Fatally Poisoned After Drinking Water From Lake Chabot In The East Bay

East Bay park and municipal officials have issued an urgent warning for dog owners to keep their pets away from the water at Lake Chabot.

01/31/2015

Julio Rodriguez (East Bay Regional Park District Police)

Man Arrested In Attack Of Woman Hiking In Richmond’s Wildcat Canyon Regional Park

East Bay Regional Park District police arrested a San Pablo man Tuesday who is suspected of attacking a woman on a hiking trail in Richmond’s Wildcat Canyon Regional Park.

10/22/2014

Joseph Wong and his friends on a hike to Mission Peak in Fremont. (CBS)

People Living Near Mission Peak Say Curfew Does Little To Stop Selfie-Obsessed Hikers

People who live near Mission Peak in Fremont are upset that hikers are ignoring a new curfew. The new rules were prompted by the trail’s sudden popularity, stemming from hikers eager to take selfies from the top and post them on social media.

10/07/2014

Joseph Wong and his friends on a hike to Mission Peak in Fremont. (CBS)

Selfie Mountain: Mission Peak In Fremont Becomes Crowded With Photo-Obsessed Hikers

Social media may be behind the sudden popularity of a park in the East Bay. Visitors are scaling Mission Peak in Fremont by the hundreds, and nearly all of them snapping a selfie with the totem at the top.

09/16/2014

Redwood Regional Park Parking Lot

Burned Body Discovered In Oakland Park

Units from the Oakland Fire and Police departments responded to a report of a body on fire at the Redwood Regional Park on Saturday night.

02/16/2014

Tilden View

Tentative Agreement Averts 2-Day Strike By East Bay Parks Employees

Negotiators for union workers at the East Bay Regional Park District have reached a tentative agreement with management that averts a two-day strike that had been planned for Thursday and Friday.

07/02/2013

Moraga park ranger shooting

Pot Grow Found Near Scene Of Officer Shooting In East Bay Park

East Bay Regional Park District police have found at least one active marijuana cultivation site near a woodland area south of Moraga where suspects opened fire on an officer earlier this week.

CBS San Francisco–07/28/2011

Moraga park ranger shooting

Park Ranger Shot At In Moraga; Suspects Sought

An East Bay Regional Park District police officer was shot at while on patrol in Alameda County Monday evening, police said.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/26/2011

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