3 Arrested After Park Police Discover Pot Grows in Sonoma, Napa County ParksLaw enforcement agents for California State Parks uncovered multiple illegal pot grows at Robert Louis Stevenson and Sugarloaf Ridge state parks over the summer, leading to the arrest of three Santa Rosa men.
Rescue Team Drags Bear Injured in Bear Fire Up Rough Terrain to SafetyA small team of state biologists and local law officers hauled a 350-pound black bear injured in the Bear Fire in Butte County across rough terrain to safety.
Deadly Deer Disease Spreading Through Bay AreaA highly contagious, deadly virus for which there is no vaccine is making its way through Bay Area counties and it isn't the coronavirus.
Northern California's Gray Wolf Pack Has 8 New PupsThe California Department of Fish and Wildlife says eight new gray wolf pups were tallied in recent months in the Lassen Pack in northeastern California.
California Killing Millions Of Trout To Stop Bacterial Outbreak Threatening Hatcheries, FarmsCalifornia will kill 3.2 million trout to stop the outbreak of a bacterial infection that’s threatening hatcheries. Outbreaks have been reported in fresh and saltwater fish farms, shellfish hatcheries, cattle and poultry farms around the world,
Deadly Rabbit Disease Found In California For 1st Time; Does Not Affect HumansA highly contagious and deadly rabbit disease has been found in California for the first time, the state Fish and Wildlife Department said.
Elk Hoof Disease Found In California For First TimeCalifornia’s first cases of elk hoof disease have been discovered in two animals in a herd of Roosevelt elk, the state Department of Fish and Wildlife said.
Northern California Crabbers Protest Mid-May Closure of Dungeness SeasonCommercial fishermen are protesting an order by California wildlife authorities to close the Dungeness crab fishery in mid-May to protect whales and sea turtles from becoming entangled in fishing gear.
Endangered Gray Wolf Found Dead in Northern CaliforniaAn endangered gray wolf that wandered thousands of miles through Northern California has died, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Thursday.
Pinched Poacher's Catch Fed to Rehabbing Tahoe WildlifeInjured wildlife recuperating at a rehabilitation center at Lake Tahoe turned out to be the beneficiaries of the ill-gotten gains when California game wardens busted a poacher with dozens of trout caught illegally.
Rescued Mountain Lion Cub Recovering At Oakland Zoo After Siblings DieA mountain lion cub is recovering at the Oakland Zoo after being found malnourished in El Dorado County last month.
Whales In Prime Crabbing Area Could Delay California's Commercial Crab SeasonCalifornia's commercial crab season may be delayed until December due to a large number of whales that could be entangled in the prime crabbing area of Bodega Bay.
Bear Cubs Abandoned Near Yreka May Have Been PoachedWildlife officials say they believe someone illegally separated two bear cubs from their mother and left the young animals along a highway in far northern California.
Livestock Disease Linked to California Desert Bighorn Sheep Die-OffA new survey has found a sharp decline in desert bighorn sheep in Southern California and biologists suspect the cause is a disease contracted from domestic animals.
Elkhorn Slough Near Monterey Receives International Wetland DesignationThe Elkhorn Sough at Moss Landing has joined more than 2,000 sites worldwide, including the San Francisco Bay estuary, under the world's oldest international environmental treaty.