New Environmental Sciences Course Promotes Student Eco-Entrepreneurship
Written by Dr. Eli Typhina and Jena Keesee A new elective in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at NC State has helped recent graduate Jena Keesee learn eco-entrepreneurship skills and how to apply behavior change theories. A spring […]
Impact of Effort to Reduce Amazon Deforestation Overestimated, Study Finds
Projects designed to protect the Amazon rainforest and reduce greenhouse gas emissions overestimated their impact, a team of researchers found.
Scientists Pilot Drones in Effort to Save Trees From Invasive Beetle
NC State are using drones to try to find ash trees with natural resistance to the emerald ash borer invasive pest.
Wildfires: Expert Answers to Your Burning Questions
Wildfire season is here. NC State researcher Joseph Roise has answers to all your questions.
Faculty Profile: Josh Gray
Dr. Josh Gray leads the Spatial Ecosystem Analytics Laboratory and is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Forestry & Environmental Resources, and the Center for Geospatial Analytics at NC State University. Previously, Josh was a postdoc and research assistant […]
How Climate Change May Reshape Pine Plantations
To be sustainable, and turn a profit, the forestry sector is already thinking about how to evolve in the face of climate change.
How Oil and Gas Drilling Could Disrupt the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
A plan to open the refuge to drilling could negatively impact wildlife and tourist.
Taking Research with Drones to New Heights
NC State alum and current doctoral student Will Reckling is putting drones to work in new and unique ways to monitor the environment––from finding rare plants on the tops of mountains to mapping harmful algal blooms and even collecting water samples.
N.C. Tribes Faced Obstacles to Atlantic Coast Pipeline Water Planning, Study Shows
A case study evaluated challenges faced by Indigenous people in North Carolina during planning of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
Meet Our Fall 2020 Incoming Students
Join us in welcoming our fall 2020 incoming students. They come from different backgrounds and will be working towards a variety of degrees, but are all connected by the College of Natural Resources to Think and Do.