Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology

Oct 2, 2017

Student Spotlight: Edward Landi

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Edward Landi is a volunteer bird bander with the NC Museum of Natural Sciences.

Sep 20, 2017

Student Spotlight: Maureen Goretti

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Maureen Goretti spent a week in Costa Rica helping treat animal patients in a pop-up clinic through Vida Volunteer.

May 19, 2017

Turtle Tracking Internship

By Daniel Guinto This past year I was an intern with the North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission working on the Eastern Box Turtle Project. As part of this project we conducted active searches along transect lines in several one acre […]

May 19, 2017

Understanding Wildlife in Our Own Backyard – Piedmont Wildlife Center Internship

by Stephanie LaDue, FWCB Class of 2018 I have always loved animals and been interested in the preservation of endangered species. During the summer after my freshman year, I visited South Africa on a study abroad and fulfilled my dream […]

May 10, 2017

NC State Properties Key to Successful Birding Big Day

Twenty-four hours, 619 miles, and a lot of coffee add up to 159 bird species.  That’s the final tally for the incredible number of bird species seen during the NC State Birding Big Day by graduate student Paul Taillie, undergraduate […]

Apr 21, 2017

A Big Day for North Carolina Birds

by Dr. Chris Moorman North Carolina is celebrated for its bird diversity, from the brilliant warblers in the foothills and mountains, to the red-cockaded woodpeckers and Bachman’s sparrows of the Sandhills, to the flocks of shorebirds and wading birds along […]

Mar 28, 2017

Food, Fun, and Friendship at the 6th Annual Wild Foods Supper

NCSU alumni, students, and faculty as well as local wildlife professionals, family, and friends gathered for the 6th Annual Wild Foods Supper on March 24 at the Cary VFW.Dinner fare included dove poppers, bear meatballs, beaver barbacoa tacos, fried crappie, and […]

Mar 24, 2017

The Leopold Wildlife Club takes Second Place at the 2017 Southeast Wildlife Conclave

NC State’s student chapter of the Wildlife Society, the Leopold Wildlife Club, traveled to Starkville, Mississippi on March 16 to compete with 23 other teams in the Southeast Wildlife Conclave. They traveled home on March 19 with the second place […]

Jan 19, 2017

A Day in the Life of a Black Bear Technician

by Braiden Quinlan, FWCB Class of 2017 This past summer I had an amazing opportunity to work on an urban/suburban black bear study in Asheville, NC. This project was in its third and final field season under the direction of […]

Dec 13, 2016

FWCB Students in Action

As we enter the winter season, summer may seem like a distant memory or a far reach into the future. But as soon as the new year begins, it will be time for students to start searching and applying for […]