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Recent Fire News
Berkeley Forests: New Future for UC Center for Forestry & Center for Fire Research & Outreach
Posted 6/13/2018 - The Center for Forestry and Center for Fire Research and Outreach are merging to become Berkeley Forests! As we all know, forests and fire are inextricably linked in California. Historically, both Centers have carried out research, outreach, and...
Trauma and resilience in California disaster response and readiness
Posted 4/24/2018 - Reposted from the Confluence, blog of the California Water Resources Institute Maryam Kia-Keating, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology at UC Santa Barbara and a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. Her work focuses on coping and...
UC study seeks street trees that can cope with climate change
Posted 4/18/2018 - Reposted from UCANR News The changing climate predicted for California – including less rain and higher day and nighttime temperatures – is expected to cause chronic stress on many street tree species that have shaded and beautified urban...