Plastic bags in the produce aisle and thicker bags for groceries and takeout would be banned under a proposal in its early stages.
During the six-month “Jordan Fire Trail Improvement” project, the trail will be closed, except on Sundays, according to the university.
The runoff caused a milky hue due to natural sediment flowing into the streambed.
A passionate gardener and lover of nature, Carole served on the Berkeley Parks and Recreation Commission for over 20 years, beginning in the early 1980s.
The herds are nearly done with their annual munch-fest, which helps clear dry grass and debris from the East Bay hills.
Fifty-seven monarchs were counted overwintering at Gill Tract Farm last year. A group of farmers pushed back to get protective measures added to UC Berkeley’s development plans, and won.
A new evacuation software system called Zonehaven is scheduled to go live on June 15.
The past two years have been the second driest on record in Northern California.
The historic garden, which fell into disrepair, was restored to glory through various tax measures and the general fund.
The meeting drew about 100 people who raised concerns about equity and affordability.
The payment is part of a class-action lawsuit that Berkeley took a lead on.
Nature has become both more remote and more present during this pandemic. We’re happy to share some of your views on a day that celebrates our natural environment.