Robyn Purchia

It’s too early to ban environmentally-damaging shotgun shell components

On Baker Beach last week, Anna Kauffman picked up 23 pieces of…

A couple’s lifetime of possessions find new homes

Refusing plastic straws and carrying a reusable water bottle is good for…

It’s time for Pelosi to endorse the Green New Deal

On a sunny, but wet morning, activists gathered recently in San Francisco’s…

Why electric cars make sense for Uber, Lyft drivers in San Francisco

On a recent cold, San Francisco day, Marcel Espia picked me up…

‘Twas the day after Christmas and oh, what a mess

‘Twas the day after Christmas, when all through the flat Not a…

Will native Americans finally get a cultural center in San Francisco?

Last week, the sound of beating drums echoed within City Hall as…

Presidio habitat restoration effort plants seeds of hope

El Polin Spring was bubbling last Saturday with 133 volunteers ready to…

The news is not all good when it comes to this year’s Dungeness crab season

Joy to the world! San Francisco’s markets and menus are stocked with…

Consider the environment when you buy gifts this holiday season

Many San Francisco parents were grateful for the rain last week and…

Struggling with the responsibility to reduce our ‘foodprint’

Tomorrow is a chance for San Franciscans to express gratitude, not only…

Wildfires underline need to diversify California’s water supply

Fast burning fires, aided by strong, east winds and low humidity, devastated…

New S.F. study opens door to exploring gender differences in environmental policies

Some San Franciscans remember a life in the 1950s before our “throwaway…

S.F. needs a can – do attitude toward creating a public bank

Two years ago, unarmed protesters of the Dakota Access oil pipeline were…

Only thing scarier than climate change report is not acting on it

As Halloween approaches, San Franciscans welcome scary decorations, movies and haunted houses.…

Diversifying San Francisco’s water supply

Last week, students at Robert Louis Stevenson Elementary School celebrated a more…

Peskin talks trash at Surfrider meeting, promises new plastic ban

San Francisco Supervisor Aaron Peskin delivered a glimmer of hope last week…

Help for Ocean Beach may be near

While Bill McLaughlin and other San Francisco surfers always enjoy the powerful…

Two workout pals work to save endangered ostrich species

Stephen Gold, a San Francisco contractor, and Henry Cundill, a recent business…

If you want to address climate change, clean up the air

Like climate change itself, recent environmental news from throughout the country can…

A city can thrive and be sustainable, Breed tells global leaders

As powerful Hurricane Florence headed toward the east coast of the United…