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UCR scientists continue efforts to combat weevils

South American palm weevils have been slowly destroying Southern California’s iconic palm trees. On Oct. 1, the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR)...

UCR holds discussion on the roles of trees in society

At 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, an event titled, “What is the Value of a Tree?” was hosted at the UCR Extension Center to...

UCR professor to research if urban trees save water

In light of California’s long-standing drought, UCR professor of botany and plant sciences, Darrel Jenerette, is beginning an urban tree project to determine if...

“What Can California do to Minimize Wildfires?”

  Recently, Lake County in Northern California experienced one of the worst wildfires in the state's history. It all started with a spark. Local fire...

Conversation blossoms about tree scent

Evergreen pear trees, also known as Pyrus Kawakamii, have started blooming mid-winter, leaving behind a strong scent that penetrates the central part of campus...

Spring Break: The California Redwoods for a free and refreshing alternative

Get ready for Spring Break, Highlanders! After the dreaded finals, papers and projects, there is no doubt that the majority of the student body...