Sophisticated software-enhanced binoculars installed on the Marin County shoreline will let viewers envision the San Pablo Bay after decades of global warming and rising sea levels.
Killing one species to save another sounds like a drastic solution, but that’s exactly what the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is doing in California to protect the Spotted Owl from a predator that happens to be its distant cousin.
Three baby owls that fell from their nest were successfully reunited with their parents last weekend, the Peninsula Humane Society said.
A second family of barn owls has taken up a nest at a Burlingame hotel that has embraced its new role as a protector of wildlife.
Three baby owls fell from their nests in Santa Cruz County Monday afternoon and Wildlife Emergency Services personnel were on the recovery mission, an organization spokeswoman said.
A clutch of owl eggs were rescued on Friday after they were discovered perched in a construction site of building in Santa Clara County.
A San Francisco barn owl starved to death Friday after becoming tangled in debris and caught in a treetop, a WildRescue spokeswoman said.