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A baby heron flaps its wings after it was released back into the wild in the East Bay.

Baby Herons Knocked Out Of Nest Released Back Into East Bay Marsh Land

Some baby herons knocked out of their nests by a Bay Area tree trimmer were released back into the wild Saturday.

06/07/2014

Herons Recover

No Charges For Tree Trimmer Blamed For Injuring Protected Birds At Oakland Post Office

Federal wildlife officials have decided not to pursue criminal charges against a tree trimmer who injured protected birds while cutting back trees at an Oakland post office last month, according to a congressman who is investigating the matter.

06/06/2014

Herons Recover

Landscaper May Face Federal Charges For Injuring Birds Outside Oakland Post Office

A Bay Point tree trimmer could be facing federal charges for trimming trees outside a downtown Oakland post office earlier this month where protected birds were nesting, a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service investigator said Wednesday.

05/21/2014

Herons Recover

Tree Trimmer Blamed For Harming Protected Birds Outside Oakland Post Office Paying For Their Care

After receiving death threats, a Bay Area tree trimmer who was blamed for harming birds during a trimming job in Oakland is trying to smooth ruffled feathers.

05/16/2014

A black-crowned night heron perched on a branch. (JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

No Protected Birds Killed In Wood Chipper Outside Oakland Post Office, Feds Say

Federal officials say no endangered birds died in a wood chipper this month as a company trimmed trees outside an Oakland post office

05/13/2014

A carjacking suspect sits in the back of an Oakland Police patrol car after his arrest, July 17, 2013. (CBS)

Chainsaw-Wielding Tree Trimmer Helps Nab Oakland Carjacking Suspect

An East Bay tree-trimmer is being credited with helping police nab a suspected carjacker Tuesday using his wits, and a chainsaw.

06/19/2013

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