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Department Seminars

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.

Full calendar and Titles.

All department seminars will be remote events for Spring 2021 on Mondays from 12:50 pm – 1:40 pm. Due to campus restrictions surrounding COVID-19, the seminars will be zoom events during this semester. Information will be shared to faculty and students. If you would like to login for events, please contact Sarah Slover.

February 1 – Camcore: Global Partners, Forest Tree Breeding, Gene Conservation

Dr. Gary Hodge, Director, Camcore, Professor, Dept of Forestry & Environmental Resources

February 8 – Assessing Dungeness River Functionality and Effectiveness of Best Management Practices (BMPs) Using an Ecological Functional Approach

Mr. Eric Hall,  EPA Scientist

February 15Genetic applications for examining source-sink dynamics in wildlife management

Dr. Liz Kierepka, Assistant Research Professor

February 22 – Research Directions for the Christmas Tree Genetics Program

Dr. Justin Whitehill, Assistant Professor, Christmas Tree Genetics Program Lead
Co-Director Forest Biotechnology Group

March 1Waste and Water Management with Trees

Dr. Elizabeth Nichols, Professor, NCSU

March 8Effects of species conversion on transpiration and streamflow in the Piedmont of North Carolina

Mr. Johnny Boggs, Biological Scientist, NC Forest Service

March 15Capturing fuel heterogeneity as an essential step for mechanistically understanding wildfire fire behavior and fire effects

Dr. Louise Loudermilk, Research Ecologist, US Forest Service

March 22Monitoring Southern Appalachian Forests with Rapidly-Evolving Technology

Dr. Steve Norman, Research Ecologist, US Forest Service

March 29 –Using the whole toolbox: integrated forest pest management and the case of the hemlock woolly adelgid

Dr. Bud Mayfield, US Forest Service

April 5 – Ecology of American Black Bears in an Urban Environment

Nick Gould, Research Associate

April 12 – Student Presentations – timed brief presentations by six students.

April 19 – Student Presenatations – timed brief presentations by six students.

April 26 – Student Presentations and Awards