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Author: Andrew Moore

Schenck Memorial Forest sign. A Forest Runs Through It.

Jan 6, 2020

A Forest Runs Through It

Since its establishment, Schenck has been managed as a teaching and research site where students learn about forest management and the associated benefits. It has also become a popular recreation spot for Raleigh residents who enjoy its walking trails and picnic areas. 

Field of Christmas trees. Parasitic Wasps Are Making A Meal of North Carolina’s Christmas Trees

Dec 22, 2019

Parasitic Wasps Are Making A Meal of North Carolina’s Christmas Trees

North Carolina is the country's second-largest producer and exporter of Christmas trees. But a parasitic wasp is feasting on the seed supply. 

Field of windmills. Renewable Energy Is Key To Stopping Climate Change But Poses Challenge For Wildlife Conservation.

Nov 13, 2019

Renewable Energy Poses Challenge For Wildlife Conservation

A new book co-edited by NC State researchers highlights the environmental impacts of renewable energy development to help leaders and industry professionals adopt more sustainable practices and policies. 

Forest of trees. New Fund Established to Promote Diversity in Forestry.

Oct 24, 2019

New Fund Established to Promote Diversity in Forestry

The "Forester of the Future" fund aims to help attract and support undergraduate and graduate students from populations historically underrepresented in the forestry profession. 

Joseph Taylor

Oct 2, 2019

One Giant Leaf for Mankind

NC State student Joseph Taylor is helping NASA learn how to grow vegetables in space to feed astronauts journeying to the moon and Mars. 

wildfires

Sep 23, 2019

Amazon Rainforest Fires: Everything You Need to Know

Thousands of fires continue to burn across the Brazilian Amazon. Our researchers have answers to your questions. 

Richard Thomas

Sep 13, 2019

Former NC State Professor Establishes Forest Biomaterials Lecture with $100K Donation

Dr. Richard Thomas, alumnus, former professor and department head in the College of Natural Resources, has generously donated $100,000 to establish an annual lecture in forest biomaterials. 

Forests

Sep 3, 2019

Creating a More Diverse Workforce in Forestry

NC State and Tuskegee University will offer an accelerated graduate degree program to students from underrepresented groups. 

Finding About Human-Leopard Interactions

Jul 18, 2019

Big Cats in the Backyard: Master’s Research Reveals Important Finding About Human-Leopard Interactions

Habitat type could modify the relationship between leopards and humans. 

NC State to Offer Online Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Development

Jun 25, 2019

NC State to Offer Online Graduate Certificate in Renewable Energy Development

The program consists of four online courses that are designed to give individuals a comprehensive understanding of the clean energy market.