Forest managers throughout California say that thinning forests to a more natural state is a good way to reduce
Mapping Genomes of Pine Bacteria Yields Unexpected Results
Research, teaching and public outreach were all on display today at UC Merced’s celebration of the University of California Natural Reserve System’s 50th anniversary.
The University of California’s network of reserves is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and UC Merced was home to the first such event Thursday.
The agriculture industry in California accounts for 80 percent of the state’s total water use, so when Governor Jerry Brown’s recent mandatory water restrictions didn’t include
By now most people are aware that California’s groundwater supply is in a state of emergency – cities and farms use more water than is available.
In the arena of climate change coverage, there is often a gap between science-based facts and what is actually reported.
Flood control systems such as levees often prove environmentally destruct
California’s groundwater is being rapidly depleted because cities and farms extract more than is replenished naturally, compacting local aquifers and decreasing supply in some places in the
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