East Bay Regional Parks

Newt

Migrating Newts Bring 5-Month Road Closure On South Park Drive In Tilden Park

South 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.

10/31/2014

The Ultimate Guide To Redwood Regional Park

Redwood Regional Park in Oakland is living proof that you don’t have to venture far to reap the benefits of a stunning respite.

08/14/2014

A man uses a chainsaw to cut a fallen tree. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

East Bay Tree-Cutting Proposal To Reduce Fire Hazard Criticized

Opponents of the fire hazard reduction plan for the East Bay hills are calling it a guise to conduct massive clear-cutting of the area.

05/23/2013

1991 Oakland Hills Fire. (CBS)

Some East Bay Residents Upset Over New Wildfire Plan

A wild land management plan for the East Bay hills has been approved, but not everyone is happy with it, believing the plan doesn’t go far enough.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/10/2011

Santa Clara County sheriff’s deputies and state authorities eradicated nearly 20,000 marijuana plants worth an estimated $30 million at Mount Madonna County Park on July 20, 2011. (Santa Clara County Sheriff)

California Budget Cuts Threaten Marijuana Eradication Efforts

The summertime hunt for covert marijuana growing operations in California could be seriously scaled back next year unless state officials find a way to restore $1 million of lost funding.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/29/2011

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