Lee Rentz Photography Weblog

I hiked some short trails in the redwoods and walked the Pacific Ocean beach to explore Fern Canyon in the fog. It was magical. Too soon, I had to hightail my...

The National Park Service leads a controversial effort to eliminate rats and pigs from the Channel Islands, restoring distinctive native species such as the Island Fox.

The California village of Mendocino, located along the Pacific Coast north of San Francisco, is among the most beautiful towns in America. Long an artist colony, it has also appeared in...

Glass fragments, tumbled and polished by the surf, on Glass Beach of Fort Bragg, California.

An internal Interior Department document, leaked to the press in February, 2010, showed 14 areas under preliminary consideration to be named as national monuments by President Obama. This included the...