California Condor Tracked Flying Above Mount DiabloFor the first time in more than 100 years, a critically endangered California condor took flight above Mount Diablo.
Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle Placed On California's Endangered Species List, Gets Additional ProtectionsCalifornia has added the Pacific leatherback sea turtle to its endangered species list, guaranteeing more protections for a rapidly dwindling population.
Endangered Condor Born in NorCal National ParkAn endangered condor hatched from its egg last month in Pinnacles National Park, making it the newest member of the park’s recovery program for the massive bird.
27 Percent Decline In Earth's Land Insect Population Over 30 Years Called 'Jaw-Dropping'The world has lost more than one quarter of its land-dwelling insects -- from bees and other pollinators crucial to the world’s food supply to butterflies that beautify places -- in the past 30 years, according to a study in published in the journal Science.
Trump Delivering On Water Pledge To Wealthy California FarmersHoisting the spoils of victories in California’s hard-fought water wars, President Donald Trump is directing more of the state’s precious water to wealthy farmers and other agriculture interests when he visits their Republican Central Valley stronghold Wednesday.
California Fish And Game Commission Lists Yellow-Legged Frog As EndangeredThere’s new hope for an endangered California frog that has vanished from half of its habitat. The state Fish and Game Commission on Wednesday approved protections for five of six populations of the foothill yellow-legged frog.
Endangered California Condor Being Treated For Lead Poisoning At Oakland ZooA giant endangered California condor is getting nursed back to health at the Oakland Zoo.
Trump Unveils New Water Rules For California Amid Endangered Species ConcernsThe Trump administration has unveiled a new plan to govern California's water usage that has alarmed environmental groups for its potential impact on endangered species.
Report: Small Climate Rise Could Endanger 2/3 Of North American BirdsA new report from the National Audubon Society says climate change could have a devastating impact on birds--not just struggling endangered species, but the ones you see everyday.
Rare François Langur Monkey Born At San Francisco ZooA rare monkey was born this month at San Francisco Zoo and Gardens, zoo officials announced Wednesday.
Lawsuit Filed In San Francisco Court Challenges Trump Endangered Species RuleA coalition of environmental groups are taking the Trump administration to court over changes they say will weaken the Endangered Species Act.
Creek Through Muir Woods Set For Restoration ProjectA species of salmon on the brink of extinction is getting a second chance at Muir Woods as park officials work to restore the fish's habitat.
All California Crab Fisheries Closing In April To Protect WhalesAll fisheries in California will close for the season in April when whales are feeding off the state's coast as part of an effort to keep Dungeness crab fishery gear from killing protected whales.
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.
Melting Sea Ice Spurs Legal Fight Over Walrus ProtectionsHow well walruses cope with shrinking sea ice is at the heart of a legal fight over whether walruses should be listed as a threatened species, giving them an added protection against human encroachments.