The most feared predator in the ocean received new protections Wednesday when a California commission decided the great white shark should be studied as a potential endangered species.
Federal fisheries regulators will consider whether to list West Coast great white sharks as an endangered species, a designation that could spur more research into the mysterious sea creatures.
Bald eagles are making a comeback in Northern California.
A group of scientists are keeping a close eye at the health of sea otters off the California coast. They may be cute and furry, but California sea otters are facing a mystery threat.
A bald eagle that recently hatched at Anthony Chabot Regional Park in Castro Valley is expected to by flying by July, according to the East Bay Regional Park District.
A huge swath of Central Coast forest that is home to several threatened and endangered species has been purchased by several preservation groups.
A bird whose populations were decimated in San Francisco and other parts of California has been spotted nesting in the city’s Bayview District.
A former Marin County man has been sentenced in federal court in San Francisco to four months already served in jail for sending an email in which he threatened to shoot a U.S. senator unless the legislator voted to preserve endangered species protection for wolves.
A Pacifica man has pleaded guilty in federal court in San Francisco to a charge of selling a stuffed American bald eagle.
Endangered coho salmon are returning from the ocean to spawn in the Russian River and its tributaries in numbers not seen in years.