Feb 16, 2018

Health Conscious: Chasing a Seemingly Elusive Goal

Dr. Aaron Hipp, Associate Professor of Community Health and Sustainability in the Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, chats about the effects of environment on elevator and greenway use.

Feb 14, 2018

Cover crops in nitrogen’s circle of life

Rachel Cook, Forestry and Environmental Resources Assistant Professor, discusses the importance of long-term cover crop studies to improve soil properties and cash crops.

Feb 7, 2018

Larry Nielsen, Beloved College of Natural Resources Professor, Retires in 2017

Dr. Larry Nielsen, Professor of Natural Resources, retired at the end of 2017, after more than 40 years of service in academia.

Feb 6, 2018

Congratulations Spring 2018 Cohort of Global Change Fellows

Four graduate students from the College of Natural Resources join the Global Change Fellows program.

Feb 5, 2018

Sustainable Wildlife Monitoring in Kenya

Dr. Roland Kays, Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate Professor, teams up with the Kenya Wildlife Service for a camera trap project in Kenyan National Parks.

Feb 3, 2018

Atlantic coast pipeline stirs mix of hope for jobs, leeriness by Native Americans

Dr. Ryan Emanuel, Forestry and Environmental Resources Associate Professor, discusses how the proposed pipeline route disproportionately targets Native American tribes and other low-income communities of color.

Feb 1, 2018

Toddi Steelman Named Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment

Former Forestry and Environmental Resources faculty member Toddi Steelman is named the new Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University.

Jan 31, 2018

North Carolina Grants Key Permit for Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources Ryan Emmanuel talks with NPR State of Things Guest Host Adam Hochberg about how the pipeline could affect the environment and minority communities.

Jan 29, 2018

The 3 E’s of Developing a Bioproducts and Bioenergy Pipeline: Education, Economics and Excitement

Faculty from the College of Natural Resources and the College of Education team up to prepare students in eastern North Carolina for future careers in the bioproducts and bioenergy industries.

Jan 22, 2018

Sam Cook Receives First SAF Diversity Leadership Award

Sam Cook, Executive Director of Forest Assets, is the first the receive the prestigious Diversity in Leadership award from the Society of American Foresters (SAF).