The City has taken its biggest step yet in making a commitment to address climate change locally
Students will walk out on October 29 as part of a national climate protest
Coho babies hadn’t been spotted in the Laguna Creek lagoon since 2005, but biologists have recorded 2-year-old coho there, this year
Dungeness crabbing has been proven to be directly related to many whale entanglements
Why go through with the burn at the sprawling Estrada Ranch despite Friday’s 87-degree heat and dry conditions?
While wet weather will entice buried slugs back to the surface, persistent drought still poses a threat to slug populations.
Residents will have the opportunity to ride on a clean-energy, accessible streetcar along a section of the Santa Cruz Branch Rail Line...
New bill requires a five-year wildfire mitigation plan and progress checks
Open Farm Tours aims to connect Pajaro Valley residents, and beyond, with the surrounding farming community
This month, the local environmental nonprofit is hosting many events—with a few changes
The Seymour Marine Discovery Center readies to reopen to the public
The Homeless Garden Project is a nonprofit organic garden that provides job training to people experiencing homelessness in Santa Cruz
The extensive slough system that runs through the heart of the Pajaro Valley has become a cornerstone for local recreation, wildlife viewing,...
The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History celebrates Sea Otter Awareness Week with a free pop-up event
One Night on the Fire Lines at Lake Tahoe
With California halfway through its peak fire season, the Caldor fire is only one of about 100 large wildfires burning in the...
Huge numbers of migrating birds are attracted to the area’s diverse habitat
For more than 20 years, Watsonville-based organization Wild Farm Alliance (WFA) has aimed to find a sustainable balance between conservation and agriculture.
President Biden announced a multistep strategy aimed at rapidly shifting Americans from gasoline-powered cars and trucks toward electric vehicles
Fishermen urge more attention to sustainability in local waters
Agricultural fields are currently fumigated without having to notify nearby residents
The 34-acre tract expands the foundation’s holdings in that area to 450 acres.
Watch and ask questions as researchers explore the ocean floor in real time
The Santa Cruz County RTC expands an incentive-based and environmentally conscious commuting program.
Santa Cruz County’s top fire official on Tuesday warned that, because of a lackluster rainy season, the ongoing drought and low reservoirs,...
New regulations shut down the season weeks early
Debris flows along Big Sur coast add to threats for black abalone
Team uses virtual reality to show a Santa Cruz affected by sea level rise
Sambrailo’s sustainable packaging line, ReadyCycle, is 100% recyclable