Heather Mack

Heather Mack

Journalist at MobiHealthNews

Print and radio journalist covering the technology and business aspects of health. UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, 2015.

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Marin vomit threatens Drakes Estero

"Marine vomit" can be as vile as it sounds. The invasive marine invertebrate, Didemnum vexillum, threatens to disrupt the ecosystem...

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Grasslands behind Sign Hill inspire conservation campaign> Bay Nature

So. San Francisco may be “THE INDUSTRIAL CITY,” as stated on the hillside. But alongside Sign Hill is grassland among...

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The Guardian of San Bruno Mountain

David Schooley, the Guardian of San Bruno Mountain...

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Setting record straight on bats and rabies > San Francisco Bay Area

As fascinating as bats are, they, like all wild creatures, come with a warning label. While rabies is far from...

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Swallowtail butterflies thrive along SF's gritty streets -

San Francisco residents are well-acquainted with the seagulls and pigeons in their midst. Take a closer at the green spaces...

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Presidio dog walking rules spark backlash

Limits on commercial dog walkers in the Presidio has some nature lovers questioning: Should they be allowed at all?...

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"Global Frackdown" aims to educate, incite change -

Bay Area residents gathered on Crissy Field for the "Global Frackdown," a protest rally against the growing use of shale...

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Sutro Sam, the river otter, getting too much attention

Wildlife experts say all the public attention over Sutro Sam is not good for the river otter....

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Fracking -

Hydraulic fracturing — or fracking for short — has become a hot topic in California as the oil industry seeks...

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Apr-Jun 2013 -

The spring 2013 issue takes you to Clear Lake for great birding and kayaking, introduces you to the people helping...

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A summer night out with bats > San Francisco Bay Area> Bay Nature

Warmer weather and longer twilights make it ideal to watch some of the coolest little mammals in the Bay Area...

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Restore Hetch Hetchy? San Francisco voters to decide

On the eve of the 100 year anniversary, the decision to drain Hetch Hetchy Valley to build a reservoir for...

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San Francisco parks bond panned by some environmentalists > Bay Nature

San Francisco's $195 million bond to spruce up city parks and playgrounds has raised the ire of some environmental and...

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Downtown parks get higher profile -

Downtown San Francisco doesn’t typically spring to mind when planning an outdoor excursion. But get past the crowded streets and there’s a multitude of lovely open spaces, replete with honest to goodness foliage. In fact, the city boasts a large number of privately owned, publicly open spaces (also known as...

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Presidio dog walking rules spark backlash

Limits on commercial dog walkers in the Presidio has some nature lovers questioning: Should they be allowed at all?...