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Saddle Mountain

Professor Clark: CAL FIRE Wildfire Severity Modeling Research

May 6, 2022

By Katia Katunaric, GEP Senior

grads at sunset

Congratulations GEP & GLBL Studies Spring 22 Graduates

May 5, 2022

We are so proud of all your hard work and efforts!

Toriann Cruz Abercrombie

Kirsten Arnett

Abraham De Jesus (DJ) Ayala

Vance P Barnum

Jordyn Bauer

Professor Hernandez Ayala

Climate Change and Rainfall: Professor José Javier Hernández Ayala Quoted in the Washington Post

April 13, 2022

Research on Climate change reveals hourly hurricane rainfall totals in 2020 were up 11 percent, compared with those in the preindustrial era.

drone flight

Interdisciplinary Tree Canopy Fire Research

April 11, 2022

Professor Matthew Clark and past GEP undergraduate students Corbin Matley and Michelle Villasenor worked with Masters graduate student Brianne Forbes and professor Lisa Bentley in Biology on a study to assess different forms of remote sensing tech

Waste Sorting

GEP Students Analyze SSU Zero Waste Efforts

March 1, 2022

Students in GEP 396.4: Waste Management, Recycling and Policy, are characterizing waste, recycling, and organics samples collected from waste collection stations in common areas on SSU campus.

Bird & Bridge

Soundscapes to Landscapes Presentation for Sonoma Land Trust

March 1, 2022

Check out Professor Matt Clark's research team presenting for Sonoma Land Trust during a recent Language of the Land webinar.

Sohia & kale

Campus Garden Makes Noma News

December 21, 2021

The fruits of a labor of love are paying off in the campus garden. Taming the weed haven that took over during COVID lockdowns was no easy task, but Garden Steward, Sophia Pruden and team rose to the challenge.

grads at sunset

Congratulations GEP & GLBL Studies Fall 2021 Graduates

December 7, 2021

Fall 2021 Graduates

Sabrina R. Bennett

Brenet Meranville-Brisebois Butler

Alicia J. Campos

Isaiah Bishop Cervantes

Diego Cornejo-Esquivel

Students on Field Trip

GEP Field Trips are Back!

October 29, 2021

Students in Professor Matt Clark's GEP 340 Applied Ecology course masked up and loaded into vans en route to Pepperwood Preserve, located on the outskirts of Santa Rosa towards Calistoga. The preserve is a Sonoma County conservation and science ma

Drone fieldwork

CIGA: Monitoring Forest Fire Recovery with Drones

September 23, 2021

Professor Clark's CIGA research team in collaboration with researchers in SSU Biology and Oxford's Environmental Change Institute recently published a paper that investigated how unoccupied aerial systems (UAS, or drones) can be used for monitorin