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Interpretive sign for the Fire Trail in the upper watershed of Strawberry Creek.
Overview of Strawberry Creek and its watershed, including local history, geography, soils, geology, land use, and hydrology.
Like many urban creeks in the late 1880s, Strawberry Creek was used as a trash and sewage disposal system.
Photo of Strawberry Canyon in the 1880s
Memorial Stadium was located directly on top of Strawberry Creek. Workers used a hydraulic monitor to excavate the site, resulting in sediment releases downstream in the creek.
Painting by Richard Beechey
From the Mr. and Mrs. Henry S. Dakin Collectionhttps://www.nps.gov/prsf/learn/historyculture/index.htm
Photo of the UC Berkeley campus looking west from the hills.
Photo of creek area in 1889
Photo of Shattuck Avenue in 1896
Photo of the north fork of Strawberry Creek circa 1902.