In the Field

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.

May 26, 2017

The Bears Among Us

The College of Natural Resources and the NC Wildlife Resources Commission partner to study the habits of urban/suburban bears in Asheville, N.C. The five-year study provides valuable data to wildlife managers as humans and bears learn to coexist.

May 20, 2017

Researchers Testing Fire Shelter Prototypes on South Dakota Prescribed Burns

Forestry and Environmental Resources Professor Dr. Joe Roise and graduate student Bobby Williams field test new fire shelter prototypes as part of a partnership with the College of Textiles.

May 18, 2017  |  Our People

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology Students and Professor Participate in Birding Marathon

Three College of Natural Resources students and Professor Chris Moorman recently embarked on a mission to break the record for most bird species observed in a single day. Check out the social media highlights from their 24-hour adventure.

Apr 11, 2017

An Organic Approach to Sustainable Food Systems

Environmental Sciences major Matthew Adkins explores the life cycle of sustainable farming and agricultural practices at a local organic farm.

Feb 17, 2017

Inspiring the Adventuring Spirit in Tomorrow’s Leaders

Teaching Assistant Professor Steph Jeffries, a true adventurer at heart, reminisces about hiking trails in her book and witnessing climate change firsthand.

Dec 9, 2016

Leading the Way: Hurricane Matthew Recovery Efforts

Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management professionals like alumna Sheila Long, Recreation Services Supervisor at The Imperial Centre for the Arts and Sciences in Rocky Mount, are essential to helping communities heal after natural disasters.

Oct 3, 2016

An Olympic Junior Year

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology major Ryan Held reminisces about his time in Rio this summer competing in the Olympics and transitioning back into the school year.

Sep 6, 2016

Not Your Average Summer School: Summer 2016 in Review

From internships to research to study abroad trips, summers at the College of Natural Resources are anything but average. Take a look at how our students got out of the classroom this summer!

Sep 6, 2016

Designing San Francisco’s Greener Future

Environmental Sciences major Jessica Westervelt is ready to graduate after spending 5 hands-on weeks at Berkley's Design and Innovation for Sustainable Cities program.