Sagehen-14Matt’s Philosophy of Teaching

“In my classes, I emphasize understanding of physical and ecological process and river history as a basis for restoration strategy, the need to learn from each restoration project, and the need for scientific rigor when approaching restoration.”

Courses at UC Berkeley

LAEP 227 | River Restoration
LA 12 | Environmental Science for Sustainable Development


Truckee River


A week-long short course offered annually at Sagehen Creek Field Station, Truckee.


A week-long short course offered at Beaumont du Ventoux and Lyon, southeastern France.

Seminars and Workshops