Dec 11, 2018

Phoenix Spivey: Undergraduate Research Opportunity at Biosphere 2

“You can call me Frog,” my driver hoarsely yelled from the front seat as we drove further and further away from the Tucson International Airport. It was my first day in Arizona and my soon to be friend and I […]

Dec 6, 2018

NC State Helps Homegrown Holiday Hobby

With the help of NC State soil scientists, CNR researchers and local extension agents, Ricky Postell is growing his Christmas tree operation.

Dec 4, 2018

FER Alumni Spotlight: Luke Lolies

Luke Lolies grew up in rural northeastern North Carolina. He received his Associates of Science from College of the Albemarle and transferred to NC State to complete a degree in Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation Biology. During Luke’s time at NC […]

Nov 28, 2018

Course/Faculty Profile: ES 495 with Dr. Wang and Dr. Kokotovich

This coming Spring semester brings a new course ES 495 – Biotechnology, Conservation, and Society co-taught by Dr. Wang and Dr. Kokotovich to students. Jack Wang is an Assistant Professor and PI of the Forest Biotechnology Group, Department of Forestry […]

Nov 6, 2018

Semester at CMAST Profile: Connor Neagle

Connor is an undergraduate studying Fisheries Science at NCSU and attended Semester at CMAST Spring semester in 2018.  His interests are founded largely in predator ecology with a vested interest in sharks, and have been involved in a couple different […]

Oct 30, 2018

Duncan Anderson works to provide regular water quality information to Tar-Pamlico River residents

Water quality is a major staple of our focus in the College of Natural resources, but when was the last time you knew about your local water quality? This summer, I worked with Sound Rivers, a water quality nonprofit that advocates […]

Oct 23, 2018

New Faculty Profile: Dr. Jordan Kern

Jordan Kern joined NC State in August 2018 as a Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program cluster hire in Global Environmental Change. He obtained his bachelor’s degree (environmental science), master’s degree, and Ph.D. (environmental sciences and engineering) from the University of North […]

Oct 2, 2018

Wild Suburbia: More Mammals Than Expected Live Near People

Bobcats, coyotes, oh my: Camera trap images show that it’s a jungle out there in the suburbs.

Sep 26, 2018

Dr. George Hess – Director of the Environmental Sciences Program.

We are excited to announce that Dr. George Hess is the new Director of the Environmental Sciences Program.  George is a Professor in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources and has been a faculty member since 1996.  He currently teaches Conservation […]

Sep 4, 2018

Building a Sound Map of Raleigh – For Science

Sound can affect everything from human health to the well-being of wildlife, but there is very little data on the levels and types of sound in U.S. cities.