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Seeking out Annadel’s secrets
As the Santa Rosa state park rebounds from the October wildfires, a citizens’ group is taking shape to protect the park’s lesser known but vital resources.
Gearhead: It's a shoe! It's a fin! These webbed water shoes go from land to water
Looking for a way to bridge your summer worlds of land and water? The new generation of webbed water shoes fit like an athletic shoe.
Celebrate the summer solstice and 14 other reasons to get outside
From the official start of summer to hikes across the foothills, it’s a great week to get outdoors.
Brace yourself for cuteness: it’s baby fox season in Sonoma County
June is the time of year in Sonoma County that baby foxes begin to peek out from their dens. Here's what to know about these adorable animals.
10 great reasons to get outside this week
Looking for some fresh air with the kids now that they’re out of school? Check out these great outdoors events around Sonoma County.
Gearhead: a sand-free mat for all your summer adventures
A new generation of outdoor mats let the dirt and sand trickle through, without letting it back in.
Gearhead: Bugged by lack of wildlife? Tiny creatures you might be missing
There are more insects viewable on the average outdoors excursion than you can shake a stick at. New nature guides make bug-identification easy and fun.
Get outside to forests and trails week of June 7
Get your kids outside, take yourself on a bike ride, or help build wildlife habitat. It’s all in Sonoma Outdoors events this week.
North Coast divers target tens of thousands of purple urchins
Divers joined forces to cull purple urchins from a central Sonoma Coast cove, removing 7,100 pounds of the critters in their first outing.
Gearhead: Safety cover for campfires a smart takealong
Having a campfire is part of the fun while camping, and a new protective cover helps keep it safe.
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