By Susan Suleiman, UC Newsroom
Carpeting the high valleys of Yosemite and other parts of the Sierra Nevada, mountain meadows are more than an iconic part of the California landscape. The roughly 17,000 high altitude … [Read more]
Adventure Risk Challenge brings high school students from underrepresented communities to NRS reserves for the adventure of their lives. In between wilderness outings to rock climb, backpack, and kayak, students receive up to … [Read more]
The UC Natural Reserve System is accepting applications for its 2014-2015 Mildred E. Mathias Graduate Student Research Grant. The grant supports research by UC graduate students at one or more of the 39 NRS reserves. Graduate … [Read more]
According to a report in the Idyllwild Town Crier, mountain yellow-legged frogs released last summer at the NRS's James San Jacinto Mountains Reserve made it through winter but are now succumbing to drought.
In early August, … [Read more]
For years, the headquarters of the NRS's Kendall-Frost Mission Bay Marsh Reserve has been a humble, utilitarian trailer. Painted a bland industrial white, the trailer all but disappeared among the condos that line Pacific … [Read more]