--The Richmond Field Station. The University of California already owns this land, and it is presumed to be the front runner for the second campus.
--Golden Gate Fields -- This 30-acre parcel sits mainly in Albany, although a section also sits in Berkeley.
--The Goldin brothers/Jones family parcel off of Bolivar Drive near Aquatic Park in Berkeley. This 12.5 acre parcel is the site of the old American Soils property.
--A 64 acre parcel known as the Brooklyn Basin along Oakland's waterfront.
--A portion of the old Alameda Naval Air Station in Alameda. The city has offered this land for free to the lab as a way to quick-start development of the old base.
--Wareham Development's sites straddling Berkeley and Emeryville.