Newsletter Signup  |  Joanie's Blog  |  Login

Hello Nature Lover
Hours: Mon-Sat 10:00AM-6:00PM | Sun 11:00AM-5:00PM
About East Bay Nature
Joanie's Blog
Products
Seeds, Nuts and Suet
Our Seed Mixes
Bird Walk Schedule
Services
Store Locations
Back Yard Birding Tips
Wildlife Forum
Current Newsletter

Current Issue

Winter 2018

Past Issues

Spring 2018
Winter 2017
Spring 2017
Winter 2016
Spring 2016
Winter 2015
Summer 2015
Winter 2014
Summer 2014
Winter 2013
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Winter 2012
Fall 2012
Summer 2012
Winter 2011
Spring 2011
Winter 2010
Fall 2010
Spring 2010
Winter 2009
Fall 2009
Summer 2009
Spring 2009
Winter 2008
Fall 2008
Summer 2008
Spring 2008
Winter 2007
Fall 2007
Summer 2007
Spring 2007
Fall 2006

A Conversation with Rat...


There's one thing about owning a store that sells any kind of food. You have to always be on the alert for unwanted visitors, especially of the rodent kind. I've considered myself lucky in that I haven't had a big problem with rodentia. Any problems are quickly dealt with.

However, I was busy sweeping the floor recently in the Walnut Creek store when I thought I saw something scurry past one of the bird seed bags.

continue reading
...

East Bay Times Article


Attracting birds and bees to our yards and gardens is simple, if we provide what they like and need.

Joanie Smith, owner of East Bay Nature in Walnut Creek and Dublin, says there are five essential elements for success water, food, cover, nesting and safety.

continue reading
...