the nature-worshiping, fun-loving adventurer’s guide
How two college buddies from UC-Santa Cruz turned their passion for natural history into an outlet for middle school students to plug into the great outdoors.
First-time author Kelly McCandless isn't like most 15-year-olds.
The endangered seabird has found a friend in Big Basin.
Wander through marshes on this one-of-a-kind walk at Pescadero State Beach where nature is king.
Floatable, fishable, walkable, dog-friendly Westside fun.
To be entered in the drawing to see who gets to go, buy a copy of the brand new second edition of 'The Sibley Guide to Birds' at Bookshop Santa Cruz by the end of the day on April 1.
The outlines of a debate over the future of the San Lorenzo River started forming at Wednesday's forum, with part of the crowd prioritizing habitat improvement and others emphasizing greater human engagement through recreation and commerce.
"Der," thought I when the chickadee had finished. "The birds are thirsty!"
A new coalition gets serious about reclaiming the river.
1.5 miles; 1 hour; easy
An easy foray into a corner of the park favored by avian life.
The fight to save the Monarch... read more
Next time you look upon the... read more
A gargantuan spiderweb hangs across... read more
When Rocky, Josh, Greta and Rick... read more
You hear its song before you see it... read more
Sooty shearwaters are rarely seen up... read more
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