New research highlights for the first time the widespread and deadly threat of the soil- and waterborne pathogen Phytophthora in CA restoration sites.
Graduate student Joan Dudney discusses surveying whitebark pine in the Sierras, and if the species will soon be listed as endangered.
The Chancellor's Award for Advancing Institutional Excellence and Equity recognizes faculty who advance inclusion and diversity through their research, teaching, and service.
The UC Water Academy is a new course aimed at teaching students all about California's water; here are five key takeaways from the course.
Patrick Gonzalez led the assessment and found human-caused climate change has aggravated severe impacts in the US Southwest.
Allen Goldstein recognized is for his contributions to the field of chemistry and emissions of natural and anthropogenic trace gases and aerosols in the atmosphere.
Launched in 2017, the Institute seeks to advance the research, management, and protection of our treasured public parks and lands.
In both the classroom and the field, evolutionary ecologist Erica Bree Rosenblum listens closely for the answers.
Professor Scott Stephens notes the ever-changing hydrology around the state's mountains and how to craft new wildfire management strategies in these areas.
According to a new study, the implementation of sustainable and advanced irrigation systems could help feed billions.
Fernandez and Dodd recieved $18,000 in funding for their research on the application and development of the CRISPR/Cas9 system to test for adaptation of genes with assumed roles in climate stress.
As part of the U.S. World & News Report's "Best Global University Rankings," Berkeley was ranked #1 for environment/ecology.
A new, comprehensive analysis of lions and their habitats in Africa shows that more protection and resource allocation is needed to ensure their survival.
Some of the smallest life forms yet discovered contain the smallest CRISPR gene-editing machinery yet to be discovered.
New research shows that preserving original landscapes, particularly within farmlands, can help to prevent significant biodiversity loss.
In this month’s Student Spotlight, senior Sophie Babka shares her experiences getting involved in environmental policy and action, from an internship with the California Environmental Protection Agency to attending the recent Global Climate Action Summit.
A new paper links two influential ideas in modern natural resource management: ecological resilience and novel ecosystems
UC Berkeley invites qualified individuals early in their research career to apply for the role of assistant professor in the Life Sciences division.
Grad student Brian Whyte studies trematodes, the parasitic flatworm. Watch his feature on an episode of WONDERER.
Researchers will examine the ecological and socioeconomic impacts of lettuce farming techniques that promote biodiversity.