Do you know which Bay Area park has the highest density of bee species in the world?
The San Francisco Bay Area Netwok includes eleven national park units, each of which contain a rich and varied array of natural and cultural resources. The many National Park Service programs and partners in the Bay Area are dedicated to understanding and preserving the region’s unique resources through science and education. This web site delivers information about these resources and about scientific activities underway. Learn more about specific topics by exploring the links on the left or visit the parks and protected areas pages to discover the particular resources found at each of these special places.
Check out our new blog! Featuring lots of updates and information on science in bay area parks, blog posts can also be found in the right hand menus of many topic pages throughout sfnps.org.
Point Reyes National Seashore Brown Bag Presentationshave been updated. Learn about river otters returning to the Bay Area, coastal resources management in the context of climate change, mechanisms of soil carbon stabilization, and identifying Northern Spotted Owls by voice during your lunch break at the Red Barn Classroom.