Plastic Free Tag

April 22 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day — five decades of global, grassroots action to demand a better planet for wildlife, their habitats, and humans.  Today, however, the fight to protect wild animals continues with increasing urgency, as the federal government of...

What’s Blooming in the Nursery? is a monthly feature written by Audrey Fusco, SPAWN’s native plant nursery manager. Slim Solomon’s seal (Maianthemum stellatum) is a woodland plant which is widely dispersed throughout Marin County, California. Slim Solomon’s seal (Maianthemum stellatum) is a woodland plant which is widely dispersed...

Nursery Manager Audrey Fusco lays out native plants donated by SPAWN for a pollinator garden During the most recent Xerces monarch butterfly count last winter, the population of western monarchs was estimated to be 28,418 individuals. While the population has held steady over the past year,...