Despite a wet winter, Santa Cruz County’s water problems are far from over
Coastal Commission calls for sand mining shutdown
Our relationship with bananas is complicated, but they still have appeal
Local organization faces setbacks in work to revive local fish populations
How to catch and store rainwater now to beat the dry season later
Hobbyist beekeeping surges as scientists debate the mystery of disappearing bees
County weighs Sisyphean task of managing cliff erosion as coastline recedes
Is there hope for California’s salmon?
Forecasters say El Niño is finally here, and it looks big
A look at the year in scientific research around Santa Cruz
A quarter of Rail Trail will be built in the next two years
Greg Pepping of the Coastal Watershed Council explains how the new attention being paid to the San Lorenzo River could transform Santa...
Endangered coho salmon rebound in Scott Creek
A new discovery in Santa Cruz Mountains pumas reveals that after pollution enters the ocean, some toxins may return to land
Survey shows support for Coast Dairies, but neighbors have more questions
Local videographer helps people save memories for future generations
Possible downtown overhaul centered around the Santa Cruz Metro Center continues taking shape
Will GMO forests save resources or destroy the ones we have?
Hate crime at UCSC reveals larger issues
Stars of Santa Cruz ocean go missing
Experts weigh flood concerns with coho salmon and steelhead habitat
A look at five proposals for the future of Santa Cruz water
Scientists search for innovative solutions to South County’s groundwater problem
Concerned locals take on regional power goliath’s plan for large-scale utility pole construction.
New plan imagines the future of north coast redwoods
The whale season to end all whale seasons has scientists searching for explanations
Are illegal creek and river diversions drying up the county’s North Coast waterways?
A new method could be strawberry growers’ alternative to controversial fumigants
Volunteer tire removal project gets shut down early by property owner