Press Releases for Natural San Francisco

In the heart of the city, San Francisco has astounding biological diversity

San Francisco is located in a global biodiversity hotspot. Our city contains dozens of natural ecological communities, harboring a diversity of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians, rare and endangered species, and over 450 native plants.

SF Environment Press Release
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
The San Francisco Department of the Environment announces the launch of a competition for ‘San Francisco’s Ugliest Yard’, which will run April 2nd to May 15th 2015 and welcomes San Francisco residents to enter for a chance to win a grand prize yard makeover featuring naturally drought tolerant plants native to our city.