Come help us document life in the Sagehen Basin!

Sagehen Creek Field Station is seeking volunteers to help photograph plants and animals located within the 9,000 acre research reserve to post to the website iNaturalist. You do not have to be a professional photographer to make a difference. If you can take a basic photo with any type of cell phone, tablet or digital camera and enjoy observing nature, the Field Station could really use your help!

Located twelve miles north of Truckee, CA., Sagehen Creek Field Station & the Sagehen Experimental Forest are research and teaching facilities of the University of California at Berkeley. Established with the assistance of Starker and Luna Leopold, sons of renowned conservationist, Aldo Leopold, the Field Station has a collection of over 60 years worth of scientific data that is used in diverse fields of study such as climate change, hydrology, and forest ecology.

As a volunteer, you will explore and learn more about the Field Station and Aldo Leopold’s idea of a “land ...more ↓

Posted on July 12, 2014 11:30 AM by faerthen faerthen | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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Eaton's aster Symphyotrichum eatonii

Observer

faerthen

Date

September 10, 2014 04:40 PM PDT

faerthen Project curator ID

Symphyotrichum eatonii

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Shaggy Mane Coprinus comatus

Observer

faerthen

Date

September 10, 2014 04:40 PM PDT

faerthen Project curator ID

Coprinus comatus

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No photos or sounds

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California Black Bear Ursus americanus ssp. californiensis

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 07:00 PM PDT

Description

Running across Sagehen Rd from meadow, uphill through forest. Honey colored body, black face and paws. Small sized. Sorry, no photo.

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Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:07 PM PDT

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Indian Paintbrushes Genus Castilleja

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jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 02:49 PM PDT

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Thimbleberry Rubus parviflorus

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:07 PM PDT

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Willowherbs Genus Epilobium

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:15 PM PDT

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Wax Currant Ribes cereum

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:08 PM PDT

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Pine drops

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 02:39 PM PDT

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speedwell Genus Veronica

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:33 PM PDT

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Seep Monkeyflower Mimulus guttatus

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:18 PM PDT

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Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:42 PM PDT

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ranger's buttons Sphenosciadium capitellatum

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:22 PM PDT

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common yarrow Achillea millefolium

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:42 PM PDT

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Typical Cinquefoils Genus Potentilla

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:45 PM PDT

Description

Yellow flower. Jagged leaf

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Checkerblooms Genus Sidalcea

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 03:52 PM PDT

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Brewer's aster Eucephalus breweri

Observer

jzzipkin

Date

August 23, 2014 04:30 PM PDT

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corn lilies Genus Veratrum

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Corn Lilies covered about 15% of SCRE 10

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Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Arnica covered less than 1 % of SCRE 8

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Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

This Aster covered less than 1 % of SCRE 8

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western polonium Polemonium occidentale

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Western Polemonium covered less than 1 % of SCRE 9

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Lemmon's Willow Salix lemmonii

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Lemmon's Willow covered about 40% of SCRE 9

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Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Yampah covered less than 1 % of SCRE 9

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Grasses Family Poaceae

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Grasses covered about 33 % of SCRE 9

faerthen Project curator ID

Family Poaceae

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Lemmon's Willow Salix lemmonii

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Willow covered about 60 % of SCRE 10

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Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Arnica, possibly Sierra, covered less than 1 % of SCRE 10

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Ranger's buttons Sphenosciadium capitellatum

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Ranger Buttons covered less than 1 % of SCRE 10

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True Sedges Genus Carex

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Sedges and grasses covered about 18% of SCRE 10

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Indian Paintbrushes Genus Castilleja

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

This Paint brush covered less than 1 % of SCRE 10

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What

Star-flowered False Solomon's Seal Maianthemum stellatum

Observer

lynn2

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

This plant covered 30% of SCRE 8

faerthen Project curator ID

Maianthemum stellatum
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Help us document life in the Sagehen Creek watershed! This iNaturalist project gives UC California Naturalists and other visitors the opportunity to share their natural history observations with a broader online community while contributing to growing citizen-science datasets on the distribution of the plants and animals ...more ↓
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