Big-Picture Stream Science

Studying stream ecology is often an involved process. Freshwater ecologists have to travel to their study sites, take a series of complicated measurements (such as gathering water Read More…

Caching in

Birds use trees for everything from shelter to food, but the acorn woodpecker (Melanerpes formicivorus) shows a particular knack for tree storage and a flair for display. Read More…

The legacy of fire

As the Rim Fire in California’s Stanislaus National Forest grows to over 250,000 acres and firefighting efforts are getting closer to containment, the Tuolumne River Trust is Read More…