Sonoma County's Highest Peak Protected Under New $2.3 Million DealPole Mountain, Sonoma County's highest peak, will be protected and preserved for public use as part of a $2.3 million sale to the Sonoma Land Trust.
President Obama Enacts Ocean Preserve, Marking Win For EnvironmentalistsVowing to protect fragile marine life, President Barack Obama acted Tuesday to create the world’s largest ocean preserve by expanding a national monument his predecessor established in waters thousands of miles from the American mainland.
Buffalo Gores Animal Handler At Santa Rosa Wildlife PreserveAn animal handler gored by a buffalo Wednesday at Safari West is recovering from significant injuries, said a spokeswoman for the Santa Rosa wildlife preserve.
Contra Costa Wetlands Gifted $1 Million By Federal Govt.Five coastal wetlands projects just received $5 million from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, including a project at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline in Contra Costa County.