Scientists Work To Boost Western Pond Turtle PopulationScientists are hoping that a new conservation program will help restore the dwindling Western Pond Turtle population in the Marin Headlands.
California Monarch Butterfly Population TumblingThe number of monarch butterflies in California is on a steep decline, according to a new study.
San Francisco Rec & Park Helping To Bring Back Backyard BeesNews of record numbers of bees dying off in North America has in part led to a movement where residents are learning to raise bees in their own backyards and San Francisco is no exception.
San Jose Among 10 U.S. Cities With More Than 1 Million People, Census Bureau SaysThe U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday that San Jose is now among the 10 most populous cities in the United States, with more than 1 million people calling the Silicon Valley city home.
California Adds 358,000 Residents In 2014; San Jose Shares Lead In Big City GainsCalifornia's population grew about 1 percent last year to 38.7 million people, with San Diego and San Jose experiencing the most gains among big cities.
What They Know And You Don’t – People Flock To Sonoma County For Jobs And HomesFor increasingly cramped residents of the Bay Area and beyond, the still relatively cheap and open spaces of Sonoma County have a big appeal.
Number Of Stranded Sea Lion Pups On California Beaches Spiking To New HighFederal scientists say the number of sea lion pups stranded on California beaches is spiking and is now higher than the total for all of 2013, the last time large numbers of pups starved.
SFPD Re-Drawing District Lines To Reflect Population Shifts, Reduce Response TimesThe once a decade process has begun in San Francisco to redraw the lines of the city's 10 district police stations with a shift to the south for population explosions in SoMa and Mission Bay expected.
California Officially Enters 4th Year Of Drought With Worst Water Situation In HistoryWildfires, countless acres of decimated farmland, at least a dozen communities running out of water within days, and massive fish kills are just the beginning, as the short-term climate shows no signs of a return of moisture.
Study Finds Pacific Great White Shark Population At Least Five Times Previous Estimates A recent study published in PLOS ONE found that the number of sharks swimming in the Pacific is around 2,400, about six times the number previously estimated.
KCBS Cover Story Series: Bringing Medical Care To San Jose’s Largest Homeless EncampmentResidents of The Jungle, San Jose's largest homeless encampment, have recently received on-site medical care after the county moved a mobile clinic to the site.
Census Shows California’s Asian, Latino Populations GrowingLatinos now make up 38 percent of California's population and Asians have become the fastest growing minority group in the nation, according to US Census Bureau numbers released Thursday.