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Posts Tagged ‘wildlife’

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The investigation did not corroborate reports that birds had been put through a wood chipper.
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Gophers, squirrels blamed for Bay toxins

2/18/2014
Small rodents are being blamed for the release of dangerous toxins into San Francisco Bay.
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Starfish are dying from a 'sea star wasting disease,' turning entire species into goo.
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Pot farm poison suspected in owl deaths

5/29/2013
UC Davis research suggests rat poison planted by pot farmers could be killing owls in Northern California.
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Baby swans emerge at Palace of Fine Arts

5/22/2013
After a tough few years for the swans at the Palace of Fine Arts, things may finally be ready to turn the corner.
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Sonoma Coast welcomes new seal pups

4/18/2013
Seal pup season has officially started with cute baby seals beginning to appear all along the Sonoma County Coast.
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For the first time in more than 150 years, beavers have been spotted along the Guadalupe River.

Wayward horses close freeway off-ramp

3/4/2013
Two horses were seen just "hanging out" on the 680 northbound ramp in the Martinez area around 2 a.m. Sunday.
A wayward coyote trapped in a backyard at 18th and Capp is offering investigators few clues on how it ended up in the middle of the Mission.
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Pier 39 sea lions ring in 23 years of howling

1/22/2013
The City's famously loud sea lions have officially resided at Pier 39 for 23 years this month.

Boalt dolt pleads guilty in exotic bird death

1/11/2013
One of the two UC Berkeley law students accused of killing an exotic bird in Las Vegas pleaded guilty in court.
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Zoo pens eulogy to departed chimp

1/7/2013
The SF Zoo posted a heartfelt farewell to Tallulah, their "Matriarch Of The Chimpanzees," who died Sunday.
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Law school bros face charges over beheaded bird

12/28/2012
Two UC Berkeley law students face criminal charges after allegedly beheading an exotic bird at a Las Vegas resort.
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Zoo penguins croon for Christmas

12/15/2012
Who's black and white, really cute, and smells vaguely of fish? A bunch of penguins from the San Francisco Zoo.
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Sharp Park golfers win in court

12/7/2012
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit by environmental groups that had threatened to close the 80-year-old Pacifica golf course.
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Alien ‘devil birds’ invade Lake Merced

11/26/2012
Great-tailed grackles, known by feather-followers as "devil birds," have swooped into residence at Lake Merced.
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Surfing dolphins soar at Ocean Beach

11/20/2012
When David Cruz reached out with pictures of frolicking cetaceans, we couldn't help but notice: These guys are having fun.
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Where Marin’s wild things are

10/9/2012
At the Point Reyes National Seashore, cameras have caught nearly 60 rarely-seen species.
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BART’s million-dollar pigeon poop plan

9/14/2012
A nice chunk of BART's surplus is being hurled toward their ongoing battle with pigeons and pigeon poop.
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Sea otters fend off global warming

9/13/2012
Researchers say sea otters and their taste for sea urchin help to palliate our planet's warming atmosphere.
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Rabid bats haunt Lake Merced

8/26/2012
A fifth rabid bat found near Lake Merced this year has prompted a warning from health officials.
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City’s wild parrots color up the Richmond

8/23/2012
A company of chirpy, bright-green wild parrots were spotted near 27th and Balboa this week.

There’s a camel in them there hills

8/23/2012
Residents of a Pittsburg apartment complex have noticed a new, humped neighbor roaming around their property.
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Surfing with dolphins at Ocean Beach

8/9/2012
Catching a break at Ocean Beach isn't always easy. Especially when other species get into the mix.
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Rare turtles swimming our way again

8/8/2012
Local biologists are hoppin' excited over a healthy jump in leatherback turtle sightings off the Northern California coast.

Hope soars for brown pelicans

8/3/2012
Sixteen rehabilitated pelicans were released near Sausalito -- good news for a species that's been plagued with illness and starvation.
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Hikers spot mountain lions in Berkeley

7/25/2012
UC police are advising hikers to be careful after multiple sightings of a mountain lion and her cubs near the Greek Theater.
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Feds give whales right of way

7/16/2012
In the battle of whales against cargo ships, the majestic mammal often loses. But a new maritime plan seeks to change all that.
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Battle ship birdies brace for babies

7/10/2012
Heard of The Little Old Woman Who Lived In A Shoe? How about The Two Little Gulls Who Lived On A Cannon?
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Tasty, pricey abalone tempt poachers

5/27/2012
At $100 per abalone and up, the profits of abalone poaching can sometimes be too much to resist.

The curious case of the cougar attack

5/25/2012
Authorities are skeptical of an 18-year-old bicyclist's story about a mountain lion encounter in the Los Gatos hills Wednesday.
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Pipe down, Bay Area

5/9/2012
The scrub jay, a bird common to the Bay Area, may be packing up to find a new, quieter home.

Elusive whale finally freed of nets

5/5/2012
A whale that eluded rescuers a month ago was untangled off the Sonoma coast by NorCal crabbers.
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Get stoked, whale watchers

4/27/2012
A banner year for gray whales means you don't even have to get on a boat and re-discover what you ate.
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New little shark is a big deal

4/16/2012
Hardly a threat to humans, this new species of shark discovered by the California Academy of Sciences may be at risk from people.
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Death penalty for salmon-gorging sea lions

4/11/2012
Three sea lions have paid the ultimate price for feasting on salmon on the Columbia River.
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