Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

Professor Bill Berry received, from the hands of Chancellor and Mrs Robert J. Birgeneau, an award in the framework of University and Community Partnerships in recognition for his efforts in the uccessful Stege Marsh Restoration Community Stewardship Proj.

Friday, October 1, 2004
Bill Berry

Five years ago UC Berkeley began cleaning up industrial waste that a previous property owner had deposited in Stege Marsh, a tidal marsh located between Point Isabel and the Richmond Marina at the campus’s Richmond Field Station. Large portions of marsh were restored with clean bay mud that required replanting (with native marsh and coastal vegetation) before it could serve as wildlife habitat. Read the full UC Berkeley News article.