The Gottlieb Native Garden

a california love story

The Gottlieb Native Garden is a flourishing ecosystem belonging to Susan and Dan Gottlieb, friends of flora and fauna and devoted environmental philanthropists. With more than 100 hand-selected plant species and hundreds of animal species, the backyard is a National Wildlife Federation-certified Backyard Wildlife Habitat and a Xerces Society-designated Pollinator Habitat.

Coyote at the Lower Pond

Although we think of Coyotes as being nocturnal, it’s really not that unusual to see one out during the day.  Coyotes are opportunistic feeders  – regardless if it is day or night.  And with so many diurnal California Ground Squirrels roaming the GNG these days, this Coyote may become a frequent daytime visitor!