Report: Bay Area National Parks Attract 17 Million Visitors, Generate $471 Million In Local Spending

Report: Bay Area National Parks Attract 17 Million Visitors, Generate $471 Million In Local Spending

A study released today by the Department of the Interior and the National Parks Service details the economic benefits the Bay Area’s national parks have…

“Very close to being a de facto ban on dogs”: Marin County Supes Drub GGNRA’s Proposed Pet Policy

“Very close to being a de facto ban on dogs”: Marin County Supes Drub GGNRA’s Proposed Pet Policy

The Marin County Board of Supervisors today unanimously approved a resolution asking the Golden Gate National Recreation Area to modify its plan to dramatically restrict…

US Secretary Of The Interior Announces New Youth Conservation Initiative At Crissy Field

US Secretary Of The Interior Announces New Youth Conservation Initiative At Crissy Field

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell stopped by San Francisco’s Crissy Field this afternoon to announce the launch of a youth conservation initiative. The…

Alcatraz, Lands End, And Other Bay Area National Parks Back In Business

Alcatraz, Lands End, And Other Bay Area National Parks Back In Business

For the first time in more than two weeks, Bay Area residents and tourists will be able to return to Alcatraz, Muir Woods and parts…

Government Shutdown Relents: Cliff House Reopens Again, This Time With Federal OK

Government Shutdown Relents: Cliff House Reopens Again, This Time With Federal OK

San Francisco’s iconic Cliff House restaurant reopened today despite the federal government shutdown, this time with the blessing of the National Park Service. Cliff house…

Federal Shutdown Means No Ocean Beach Sandcastle Contest

Federal Shutdown Means No Ocean Beach Sandcastle Contest

A popular youth sandcastle contest on San Francisco’s Ocean Beach is the latest local victim of the federal government shutdown, event organizers said today. The…

Beverage Association Responds To Talk Of SF Bottled Water Ban: “People should have the choice to decide how they drink water”

Beverage Association Responds To Talk Of SF Bottled Water Ban: “People should have the choice to decide how they drink water”

“Think outside the bottle” was the message an environmental coalition shared Wednesday morning in San Francisco in its pitch to get the Golden Gate National…

Supervisor Chiu Wants To Ban Bottled Water Sales On All City Property (Poll)

Supervisor Chiu Wants To Ban Bottled Water Sales On All City Property (Poll)

“Think outside the bottle” was the message an environmental coalition shared this morning in San Francisco in its pitch to get the Golden Gate National…