Discovering natural

treasures of the

San Francisco Bay Area

hidden in plain view!

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Emmy -nominated BAY NATURE ON THE AIR

is a partnership between BACIPIX and the

Bay Nature Institute.

These shorts have aired on Northern California

public TV stations since 2006.

See more spots on

YouTube!

NATURE JOURNALING

John Muir Laws is nuts about nature, and he shares his love of observing and then documenting what he finds in the field. His work has been featured in many issues of "Bay Nature Magazine."

Downloadable

projects

coming soon!

BIOBLITZ with YOUNG CITIZEN SCIENTISTS

 

The California Academy of Sciences and Nerds for Nature host an urban safari for young citizen scientists using iNaturalist's app for collecting valuable data about the nature all around us.

RIVER OTTERS RETURN

River Otter Ecology Project executive director Megan Isadore and her team work tirelessly to research the return of the cute and charismatic river otter to Northern California. See them smiling for their closeups!

COMMITTED TO COHO

NoahLani Litwinsella has been volunteering with SPAWN, the Salmon Protection and Watershed Network, since he was just a small fry.  Watch how a youth conservationist can make a big difference.

LEARNED LEPIDOPTERIST

San Francisco's Liam O'Brien shares his wealth of knowledge all about Bay Area butterflies.