• Educational Guides to the Small Mammal Diversity of the UCSC Campus and Natural Reserves

    December 7, 2019

    Gabby Reynosa and Shelby Thompson share their insights about the SMURF internship. The SMURF internship takes students out to the Campus Natural Reserve and Fort Ord Natural Reserve to catch, identify and measure small mammals as part of a long-term monitoring program. Shelby and Gabby also describe how and why they designed educational guides to small mammal diversity at the Reserves.

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    UC Reserves Highlighted by NBC's OpenRoad

    August 26, 2016

    Discover one of our state’s crown jewels few of us know anything about, a system of nearly forty pristine preserves protected for nature, science and education by the University of California.

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    Undergrad publishes field guide to campus spiders

    July 14, 2016

    Spider guide is the first in a series of natural history field guides produced by the UCSC Campus Natural Reserve.