Thursday, December 02, 2010

Preview of new Aldo Leopold film

Aldo's son Starker founded Sagehen Creek Field Station in 1951. After a recent meeting with the Leopold Foundation, Sagehen is looking forward to working with the Leopold Foundation in the future to promote this legacy.

Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and the Land Ethic in the 21st Century from Jeannine Richards on Vimeo.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Truckee Talks segment

The Sagehen Forest Project from F. Felix on Vimeo.
Jeff Brown, Malcolm North & Scott Conway talk to Maia Schneider about the Sagehen Forest Project underway in the Sagehen Experimental Forest.

More information on the project blog at

Friday, September 17, 2010

"Ants: The Invisible Majority"

Sagehen provided stock footage for this broadcast program about ants by KQED Quest. There are shots of our slave-making ants marching out on a raid & their hosts keeping house.

QUEST on KQED Public Media.

Or watch online & read associated materials.

Monday, September 13, 2010

UCNRS Annual Meeting at Angelo Reserve

UCNRS Manager's Meeting, 2009 from F. Felix on Vimeo.
The crew gathers at Angelo Coast Range Reserve for the annual meeting. Here are some highlights, including Don's amazing abalone technique.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Hummingbird research at Sagehen.

July 1, 2009: Chris Clark discusses his fascinating research into hummingbird courtship displays that include mysterious sounds that are not vocalizations.

Hummingbird research at Sagehen from F. Felix on Vimeo.

Here's a short video from Chris introducing his research:

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Sagehen Pine Martens

August 23, 2007: For Sagehen Summer Speaker Series #18, Dr. Bill Zielinsky of the US Forest Service PSW discusses past & upcoming American marten research in Sagehen basin. He also discusses how forest management practice influences marten habitat.

Past & future pine marten research at Sagehen from F. Felix on Vimeo.

Monday, June 07, 2010

Katie Moriarty talks weasels.

August 7, 2008: For Sagehen Speaker Series #22, researcher Katie Moriarty discusses her work on martens in the Sagehen basin. She also discusses other Sierran predators, including the big surprise that turned up on her camera trap on February 28, 2008.
Moriarty, K. M., American Marten Distributions over a 28 Year Period: Relationships with Landscape Change in Sagehen Creek Experimental Forest, California, USA. 2009, OSU. 108 pp. [PDF]

Moriarty, K.M., W. J. Zeilinski, A. G. Gonzales, T. E. Dawson, K. M. Boatner, C. A. Wilson, F. V. Schlexer, K. L. Pilgrim, J. P. Copeland, M. K. Schwartz, Wolverine Confirmation in California after Nearly a Century: Native or Long-Distance Immigrant?

More marten research at Sagehen.

Watch Pine Marten videos

American Martens in Sagehen Basin. from F. Felix on Vimeo.

Friday, June 04, 2010

Gary Roller & Jeff Brown discuss Sagehen SPLATs research.

10-25-2006: Here's an old TTCTV broadcast of Maia Schneider interviewing Gary Roller & Jeff Brown about SPLATs research at Sagehen.

Gary Roller & Jeff Brown discuss SPLATs research. from F. Felix on Vimeo.

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

Dropping trees.

During a wind storm in May, a dead tree fell & hit the Leopold Cabin. Before we repair the damage, we have to remove the remaining dead & dying trees in the area, so that this doesn't happen again.

Monday, February 08, 2010

Bear cubs released.

February 3, 2010: CADF&G released two more orphaned cubs into the wild here at Sagehen. This makes #6 & #7 for us.

More information.

Bear cubs reintroduced to the wild. from F. Felix on Vimeo.