In the Field

Feb 12, 2019

Paper and Valentine’s Day, The Perfect Match

Valentine’s Day is all about the exchange of cards and love notes, so it’s no surprise that the demand for paper is high on this holiday.

Dec 14, 2018

As Hunting Declines, Efforts Grow to Broaden the Funding Base for Wildlife Conservation

Taxes and fees help pay for wildlife conservation in the United States. However, as fewer Americans take up hunting, wildlife managers are seeking other ways to collect funding.

Oct 11, 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 18, 2018

Out of the Classroom and Into the Field

From DC to China to right here on campus, students in the Department of Forest Biomaterials got out of the classroom and into the field this summer to put their knowledge to work and gain hand-on experience.

Aug 28, 2018

Leading a Global Conversation on Deforestation Through Remote Sensing

Remote sensing is unveiling new views of Earth’s surface and fostering an interdisciplinary project between Drs. Josh Gray and Erin Sills to help us better understand and track deforestation and promote more sustainably managed tropical forests.

Aug 27, 2018

Sick and Tired? There’s an App for That

Dr. Jason Bocarro and partners working in public health and wellbeing are testing a revolutionary new app that communicates with patients and helps them fill park prescriptions for a more healthy lifestyle.

Aug 27, 2018  |  Our People

Faculty and Staff Summer Adventures

Much like our students, College of Natural Resources faculty and staff  get out of our classrooms and offices during the summer to make an impact on campus and around the world. From research to arts, we've been busy this season.

Jul 2, 2018

How Changes in Water Quality Today Impact Sustainability Tomorrow

Dr. Marcelo Ardón aims to understand the human and natural processes influencing salinization of surface waters and its impact on farmlands, water sources, forestry plantations and other coastal resources.

Jun 20, 2018

Five (not so pretty) Fun Fish to Catch (and eat) in North Carolina

These NC fish species aren't much to look at; but they are fun to catch (and good to eat).

Jun 21, 2017

From Morehead City to Honolulu, a Hollings Scholar’s Research is Never Quite Fin-ished

Kenneth Erickson, a Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology major, spent his spring semester at CMAST, literally get his feet wet in the field while gaining critical industry experience in marine biology and fisheries.