Jeff Brown is the Station Manager at Sagehen. Sagehen Creek Field Station is a research and teaching facility of UC Berkeley. Sagehen was established in 1951 with the signing of a long-term special use permit from the Tahoe National Forest within the basis for research and teaching. Research activities are multi-disciplinary and onsite facilities are occupied year-round. Flora, fauna, and insects of the area have been well-studied, and there is substantial climate and hydrological data collected since the ’50s.
A portion of the interview of Jeff Brown with Ruth Chase 2017
The above portion of the audio can be watched in conjunction with the video below.
Drone footage above Sagehen for BELONGING taken by Radu Sava
To learn more about Sagehen click here.
Jeff Brown is a featured participant of BELONGING, a community arts initiative led by Nevada County Arts Council, Artist-in-Residence Ruth Chase, generously funded in part by California Arts Council through its Artists Activating Communities Program.