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 12:30 PM by faerthen faerthen | 0 comments | Leave a comment
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Spilosoma vagans

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small white violet Viola macloskeyi

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Star-flowered Lily-of-the-valley Maianthemum stellatum

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sparse-flowered bog orchid Platanthera sparsiflora

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Longstalk starwort Stellaria longipes

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narrow-leaf mountain trumpet Collomia linearis

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Tall western groundsel Senecio integerrimus

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Western Columbine Aquilegia formosa

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mountain strawberry Fragaria virginiana

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marek

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White Marsh Marigold Caltha leptosepala

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western Jacob's ladder Polemonium occidentale

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marek

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garyg

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August 23, 2014 01:58 PM PDT

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garyg

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August 23, 2014 03:37 PM PDT

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Brewer's Aster Eucephalus breweri

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garyg

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August 23, 2014 04:30 PM PDT

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American Brooklime Veronica americana

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 04:26 PM PST

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"Tired", 2.2 m. tall, 0.3 cm diam. @ 1.5 m.
No cones, leaf glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:43 PM PST

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"Shank", 6 m. tall, 2 stems, 17 cm & 40 cm diam. @ 1.5 m.
Pollen cones, leaf glands present

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:53 PM PST

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"Asunder", 17 m. tall,
Seed cones

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:29 PM PST

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"Vest", 1.5 m. tall,
no cones, leaf glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:30 PM PST

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"Pockets", 4.25 m. tall,
2 stems, 6 cm. & 8 cm. diam. @ 1.5 m.
No cones, leaf glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:30 PM PST

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"View", 10 m. tall, 40 cm. diam. @ 1.5 m.
Seed cones (few), leaf glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:20 PM PST

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"Camo", 2 m. tall, 4 cm diam @ 1.5 m.
No cones found, leaf glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:10 PM PST

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"Ooze", 0.6 m tall,
no cones, glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 03:10 PM PST

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"Boil", 0.44 m tall,
no cones, glands present.

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chauncey

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November 3, 2014 02:52 PM PST

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"Canker", 10 m tall,
4 stems, 15cm, 24cm, 50cm, & 53cm diam. @ 1.5 m.
Seed cones (few), leaf glands present.

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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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