Each weekday morning, OurAmazingPlanet takes the pulse of the Earth, reporting on natural phenomena and exploration news from around the globe.
Fragile Bay: Four years into a big push to revive the damaged San Francisco Bay Delta, the West Coast's largest estuary, the project is in just as bad a shape as the delta itself.
Save the Apes: To protect forests and curb climate change, tackle ape conservation, Jane Goodall says.
Russian Road: A controversial swath of highway through Russia's ancient Khimki oak forest will be built.
Buried Treasure: There's no telling what you'll find while exploring sunken ships. One diver recently uncovered a stash of hundreds of bottles of champagne from the 1800s. [Related: Gallery: Shipwreck Alley's Sunken Treasures .]
Avalanche Survival: Before exploring wintry national parks, know your snow, and how to stay safe on backcountry ski slopes.
Previously on Our Daily Planet: Wildlife Smugglers Busted and Arkansas Earthquake Swarm