Weed-Infested Winner Of SF's 'Ugliest Yard Contest' Wins Drought-Friendly MakeoverPageants and prizes aren’t always for the ‘loveliest of them all.’ San Francisco has awarded a prize to a home in the city’s Sunset neighborhood for having the 'Ugliest Yard,' and threw a block party on Saturday to celebrate.
Officials Agree To Keep 3 Aging Chimpanzees At San Francisco ZooThere had been a recommendation in place to relocate the chimpanzees after the matriarch of the group, Tallulah, died in 2013.
California Drought Could Mean Extinction For Tiny Fish Species As Habitat Dries UpCalifornia’s drought may lead to the extinction of a tiny fish holding onto dwindling habitat in Tuolumne County.
SF Fast-Tracks Environmental Review of America's Cup Yacht RaceEnvironmentalists and San Francisco neighborhood groups said they will ask for more time to review how the city plans to minimize the effects boats and crowds will bring when spectators come to watch the America’s Cup yacht race.
Ecologists Lead Salmon Spawning Tours In Marin CountyRecent heavy rains have left local creeks in Marin County swollen, and one Marin County organization is seizing the wet conditions as an opportunity to teach people about endangered salmon.