Media Mentions

Jun 4, 2019

Rise of the Coyote

Dr. Roland Kays discusses how the once-contentious relationship between coyotes and red wolves led the former to spread rapidly across the United States.

May 13, 2019

Black Bears in the Backyard

Dr. Chris DePerno recaps the results of a multi-year study on black bear populations in Asheville, N.C.

May 7, 2019

Achieving Sustainable Success

Mary's passion for sustainability amplified with the help of scholarships and endowment funds. Today, she prepares for her upcoming graduation and is inspired to further her education.

May 6, 2019

Climate Education for Kids Increases Climate Concerns for Parents

Researchers in the College of Natural Resources worked with middle school teachers to track how students influenced their parents' opinions on climate change.

May 3, 2019

Crowd the Tap: Empowering Communities to Examine Their Lead Exposure

Caren Cooper, associate professor, Imani Bell, graduate student, and Dr. Lisa Lundgren are using a national database, called Crowd the Tap, to test water infrastructure and its impact on minority communities.

Apr 18, 2019

When Coastal Hazards Threaten Your Outer Banks Trip

Erin Seekamp, associate professor, leads a study to track the effects of tourists visits to the Outer Banks after the disruption of coastal hazards

Apr 17, 2019

Fact check: Is pollen season getting worse?

Dr. Robert Bardon of the N.C. State Extension Service explains the reasons behind the high pollen count, known as the “pollenpocalypse,” happening throughout the state this spring.

Apr 16, 2019

Can multiple carnivores coexist in cities?

Arielle Parsons, Ph.D. student, and Roland Kays, associate professor, discuss the importance of communities with green spaces and its positive effects on carnivores.

Apr 3, 2019

Meet Winners of NC State’s 2019 Sustainability Awards

Dr. Steph Jeffries, Forestry and Environmental Resources professor, is the faculty recipient of the 2019 Sustainability Awards for her leadership and incorporation of sustainability in her teaching and programming.

Mar 25, 2019

How Tree Diversity Regulates Invading Forest Pests

Kevin Potter, research associate professor in Forestry and Environmental Resources, and fellow researchers discuss the relationship between trees and pests. Their research results could help improve forest monitoring.