Plan To Drop Poison On Farallon Islands To Eradicate Mice Draws CriticismThe US Fish and Wildlife Department is floating a controversial plan to dump one and a half tons of poison pellets on the Farallon Islands National Wildlife Refuge to get rid of an infestation of mice.
Endangered Burrowing Owls Return To Berkeley's Cesar Chavez ParkNo one has seen any endangered burrowing owls at Berkeley’s Cesar Chavez Park since 2017. Now that they've returned, people are talking about what to do to keep them there.
Google's Feral Cats Threaten Burrowing Owl Population Near Mountain View CampusEnvironmentalists are blaming a decrease in native burrowing owls near Google’s Mountain View headquarters on feral cats being cared for and fed regularly by Google employees.
Bottle Shoved Into Burrow Kills Rare Owls On Mountain View Golf CourseA pair of rare burrowing owls was found dead on the Shoreline Golf Links after a bottle was shoved into their burrow.