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17

Apr

How ‘Hoppie’ the sea lion ended up in a California orchardThe animal managed to swim and hop its way 100 miles away from the Pacific Ocean, earning him the sweet nickname.

How ‘Hoppie’ the sea lion ended up in a California orchard
The animal managed to swim and hop its way 100 miles away from the Pacific Ocean, earning him the sweet nickname.

11

Apr

07

Apr

Another cause of California’s drought: Pot farmsA single marijuana plant requires 6 gallons of water every day.

Another cause of California’s drought: Pot farms
A single marijuana plant requires 6 gallons of water every day.

12

Mar

Obama protects ‘gateway’ to California coastal islandsThe 1,600-acre Point Arena-Stornetta nature preserve is an onshore portal for the California Coastal National Monument, a string of 20,000 reefs, rocks and islands spanning the state’s coast.

Obama protects ‘gateway’ to California coastal islands
The 1,600-acre Point Arena-Stornetta nature preserve is an onshore portal for the California Coastal National Monument, a string of 20,000 reefs, rocks and islands spanning the state’s coast.

07

Mar

A California lawmaker will introduce a bill on Friday that would make orca shows illegal — one that is specifically meant to affect the 10 captive orcas at SeaWorld San Diego, the only California facility that has whales.

A California lawmaker will introduce a bill on Friday that would make orca shows illegal — one that is specifically meant to affect the 10 captive orcas at SeaWorld San Diego, the only California facility that has whales.

26

Feb

California’s springtime wonders struck by droughtFrom wimpy waterfalls to puny poppies, the severe lack of precipitation has left California with only a fraction of its seasonal beauty.

California’s springtime wonders struck by drought
From wimpy waterfalls to puny poppies, the severe lack of precipitation has left California with only a fraction of its seasonal beauty.

10

Feb

Like sea otters? You might want to see thisThe world’s first HD live video stream of California sea otters in the wild has launched, so now you can watch sea otter cuteness 24/7.

Like sea otters? You might want to see this
The world’s first HD live video stream of California sea otters in the wild has launched, so now you can watch sea otter cuteness 24/7.

05

Feb

Missouri files suit against California egg lawNew requirements for happier hens infringes on the interstate commerce protections of the U.S. Constitution, says Missouri attorney general.

Missouri files suit against California egg law
New requirements for happier hens infringes on the interstate commerce protections of the U.S. Constitution, says Missouri attorney general.

24

Jan

How bad is California’s drought? Look at Mount ShastaSparse snow cover on the volcanic peak has left skiers disappointed and officials concerned.

How bad is California’s drought? Look at Mount Shasta
Sparse snow cover on the volcanic peak has left skiers disappointed and officials concerned.

30

Oct

Mercury: The poisonous legacy of the California Gold RushSolving the problem will be difficult because there is probably just too much mercury-tainted sediment to feasibly move.

Mercury: The poisonous legacy of the California Gold Rush
Solving the problem will be difficult because there is probably just too much mercury-tainted sediment to feasibly move.