Wild california; Gray whales — Hidden History

One of the most prominent tourist attractions in Long Beach CA is the Aquarium of the Pacific. And one of the popular activities at the Aquarium are the whale-watching tours. Pacific Gray Whale The Pacific Gray Whale, Eschrichtius robustus, is related to the Humpback Whale and the Fin Whale, but is distinctive enough to be […]

Wild california; Gray whales — Hidden History

Exploring California’s Marine Protected Areas: Duxbury Reef State Marine Conservation Area — Marine Management News

Duxbury Reef SMCA on a sunny day. CDFW photo by S. Worden Iridescent seaweed at Duxbury Reef SMCA. © Lena Zentall CC BY-NC 2.0 Opalescent nudibranch at Duxbury Reef SMCA. © bibitsbiobits CC BY-NC 2.0 From ancient trees to undersea kelp forests, fog-drenched coastlines to ice-carved granite peaks, the natural landscapes of California offer a […]

Exploring California’s Marine Protected Areas: Duxbury Reef State Marine Conservation Area — Marine Management News

From The Los Angeles Times (Sammy Roth): If, like me, you live in Los Angeles — or Denver, Las Vegas, Phoenix or Salt Lake City — you drink water from the Colorado River. You probably eat vegetables grown with Colorado River water, and maybe you eat beef fed on alfalfa grown with Colorado River water. […]

via A long-simmering water battle comes to a boil in Southern California — The Los Angeles Times #ColoradoRiver #COriver #aridification — Coyote Gulch

This 2014 video from the USA says about itself: This short video shows California leaf-nosed bats flying in and out of a cave entrance through a night-vision camera. BLM biologists monitor bat populations by counting the number of bats leaving a cave entrance for a calculated period of time. Video taken by Sterling White, Desert […]

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