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File photo of a grey wolf. (AFP PHOTO / JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN (Photo credit should read JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP/Getty Images)

California Cattle Ranchers, Environmentalists Await Delayed Decision On ‘Endangered’ Listing For Gray Wolf

Advocates for the gray wolf in California will have to wait 90 days before learning if the animal will be listed as endangered, a state board decided Wednesday. Ranchers and state wildlife officials oppose granting the species legal protections.

04/16/2014

A Sumatran tiger cub.  (Photo credit: ATAR/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Zoo: It’s A Girl! Public Can View Rare Sumatran Tiger Cub

A Sumatran tiger cub born last month at the San Francisco Zoo has had its first medical exam and officials now know she is a girl…

03/23/2013

A bald eagle tends to its chick. (US EPA)

Bald Eagles Making Comeback In Bay Area

Bald eagles are making a comeback in Northern California.

07/17/2012

A bald-eagle chick, like the one seen here, recently hatched in Anthony Chabot Regional Park (Jean-Christophe Verhaegen/AFP/Getty Images)

Baby Bald Eagle Hatches At East Bay Park

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.

06/05/2012