The Forestry and Environmental Resources Seminars are open to anyone interested. This weekly seminar series is part of the course for students enrolled in NR601, FOR601 and FOR801.
The public is welcome to attend.
All seminars will be in 1216 Jordan Hall on Mondays from 12:50 pm – 1:40 pm.
Hittin’ the Bricks – Stories about NC State from a 1,000 Mile Walk Across Campus
Dr. Larry Nielsen, Professor Emeritus and former Dean of CNR and Provost of NC State.
Assessing Factors Contributing to Cyanobacteria Harmful Algal Blooms in U.S. Lakes
Dr. John Iiames, Geospatial Analyst, US EPA and Adjunct Assistant Professor, FER
The Future of Forest Health
Dr. Rob Scheller, Professor, Department of Forestry & Environmental Resources
Forest Products Sector Impacts of Projected Increase in Global Plantation Area
Dr. Prakash Nepal, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Forestry & Environmental Resources
Growing Wood for Bioenergy
Dr. Solomon Ghezehei, Post-Doc, Department of Forestry & Environmental Resources
March 5 Spring Break, no seminar
A Tale of Two Waterbodies: Theories on SAV Declines and Cyanotoxin Presence in Lake Mattamuskeet and the Currituck Sound, NC
Dr. Michele Moorman, Biologist, Mattamuskeet, Swanquarter, Cedar Island National Wildlife Refuge, US Fish and Wildlife Service
Provisions for the protection against destruction by fire: 120 years of fire suppression in the US Forest Service
Dr. Karen Lee Abt, Research Economist Forest Service Southern Research Station
Forest Economics and Policy Research
The Evolutionary Ecology of Geographic Ranges in Western North American Monkeyflowers
Dr. Seema Sheth, Assistant Professor, Plant and Microbial Biology
Heavy Metal and Rock: Interactions between Pollutants and Minerals
By Owen Duckworth, Associate Professor, Soil and Environmental Biogeochemistry Research Group, Department of Crop and Soil Science, NC State
April 9 Student Flash Talks
April 16 Student talks and grad student awards
April 23 No Seminar