New research suggests that restaurant meals lead to higher levels of plastic-based chemicals in the body.
More than 100 experts from 45 countries have published a three-year study of the Earth’s land degradation.
Remembering Douglas DeWitt McCreary, UC Cooperative Extension natural resources specialist, who passed away on Feb 15th at age 72.
Learn more about UC Berkeley’s Global Edge program from three undergraduates who studied abroad in London.
New research shows that that as plants develop they craft their own root microbiome, favoring microbes that consume very specific metabolites.
Borneo's wild pigs are adapting to expanded agricultural production—but the species is still in need of protection.
Rosemary Gillespie's new research sheds light on the evolution of Hawaiian Ariamnes stick spiders.
Miguel Altieri awarded for agroecology research.
The US Army veteran shares his passion for the environment and photojournalism and why he’s chosen to combine the two fields.
UC Berkeley was recently ranked the #1 school for Environmental Sciences by the QS World University Rankings. Congrats!
New research demonstrates that vegetation management and firefighting play major roles in determining fire risk in California.
Vince Resh awarded by Society of Freshwater Sciences.
The 1-credit mentorship and professional development course offers students a small college feel on Cal's campus.
Fruta Fresca, Cuerpos Marchitos: Trabajadores Agricolas Migrantes en Estados Unidos (2017) recieves Honorable Mention.
Fire-risk reduction practices of California's iconic shrubland ecosystem disrupt wild bird populations, new research shows.
A group of forestry students are helping restore the steep incline that overlooks Berkeley's Memorial Stadium.
New research creates a genetic snapshot of California’s honey bee populations, charting 105 years of change for this essential pollinator species.
Justin Brashares explores the social and cultural impacts of declining wildlife populations around the world, from fish to carnivores.
Adela de la Torre will become the ninth permanent president of SDSU and the first woman to serve in that role.
A new study argues for more prescribed fires, mechanically thinning forests, and physically removing dead trees to combat the threat of fire.