California's Marin wetlands in critical condition

Marin County Parks is spearheading a project that has volunteers donating their weekends to reviving 110 acres of Kent Island and Bolinas Lagoon. The next phase is to strip nonnative plants — which have largely displaced native vegetation — and restore the natural habitat that has been disrupted…

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Homeless ‘bill of rights’ passes California Assembly committee

California’s homeless “bill of rights” is one step closer to a full vote after being passed by the Assembly Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. The bill, introduced by Assemblyman Tom Ammiano of San Francisco, would allow homeless people in California to legally sit, sleep and ask for donations…

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