Sagehen Creek Field Station

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Sagehen Creek Field Station
Map showing the location of Sagehen Creek Field Station
Map showing the location of Sagehen Creek Field Station
Map showing the location of Sagehen Creek Field Station
Map showing the location of Sagehen Creek Field Station
Location Nevada County, California
Coordinates 39°25′57″N 120°14′13″W / 39.43250°N 120.23694°W / 39.43250; -120.23694Coordinates: 39°25′57″N 120°14′13″W / 39.43250°N 120.23694°W / 39.43250; -120.23694
Governing body University of California, Berkeley
Website http://sagehen.ucnrs.org/index.html

Sagehen Creek Field Station is a research and teaching facility of the University of California at Berkeley's Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, the Berkeley Natural History Museums & the University of California Natural Reserve System. Sagehen is also a member of the Organization of Biological Field Stations.

The Station was established in 1951 with the signing of a long-term special use permit with the USDA Forest Service; today, this relationship includes the Tahoe National Forest which manages the land, & the Pacific Southwest Research Station, which created the Sagehen Experimental Forest on Nov. 28, 2005.

Sagehen serves as the hub of a much broader network of research areas known as the Central Sierra Field Research Stations.[1] CSFRS consists of:

The Station is not generally open to the public. However, Sagehen hosts periodic public events.[2]

Sagehen also maintains a public news blog[3] and video log.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Central Sierra Field Research Stations". The Regents of the University of California. Retrieved 1 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Sagehen Events". The Regents of the University of California. Retrieved 2 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "Sagehen News". The Regents of the University of California. Retrieved 1 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "Sagehen TV". The Regents of the University of California. Retrieved 1 July 2011. 

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