Connecting people with nature; Children; Vegetation; Habitat restoration;
Students planted native vegetation at Shin Kee, just outside of Stockton. As part of the restoration project, the students planted willows, buttonwillows and sedges along the banks and levees of the area.
Hidden Lake bluecurls is a federally threatened plant found only at Hidden Lake in Mount San Jacinto State Park in the San Jacinto Mountains, Riverside County, California. It is a small, compact annual plant, approximately 4 inches tall.
A pair of short-tailed albatrosses dance together on Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. This pair later mated and hatched a chick in the 2010/2011 breeding season. As of 2010, the short-tailed albatross population is estimated to be 1,200...