Media Mentions

Jan 12, 2018

Sea Level Rise is Unlocking Decades-Old Pollution

Marcelo Ardon, Forestry and Environmental Resources Assistant Professor, discusses on the impact of sea level rise and saltwater intrusion on pollutants already found in the water and soil.

Jan 8, 2018

Faculty and Staff Share Their Hopes for the New Year

Forestry and Environmental Resources faculty join other NC State faculty sharing their 2018 plans.

Jan 5, 2018

‘Gene Drives’ Are Too Risky for Field Trials, Scientists Say

Jason Delborne, Associate Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources, discusses the limitations of CRISPR gene drives and mosquitoes.

Jan 1, 2018

N.C. Bioenergy Research Initiative announces 2017-2018 grant recipients

The Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources receives four of 11 N.C. Bioenergy Research Initiative grants.

Dec 31, 2017

New Model Warns About CRISPR Gene Drives in the Wild

Jason Delborne, Forestry and Environmental Resources Associate Professor, discusses potential risks of CRISPR gene drive field tests.

Dec 30, 2017

Genetically Engineering the Natural World, it Turns Out, Could Be a Disaster

Forestry and Environmental Resources Associate Professor Jason Delborne discusses the potential risks of CRISPR gene drives with Gizmodo.

Dec 29, 2017

Using Genetics to Make a More Perfect Christmas Tree

Professor and Christmas Tree Geneticist John Frampton and researchers in Molecular Tree Breeding Lab collaborate with Washington State University scientists to map the Christmas Tree genome.

Dec 28, 2017

The ‘Camera Trap Queen’ Who Shares Remote Wildlife With the World

Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology alumna Asia Best works as an ecologist in Madagascar and considers herself the 'Camera Trap Queen.'

Dec 26, 2017

Can Bears And People Coexist? Scientists Find Answers With Asheville Study

Forestry and Environmental Resources Professor Chris DePerno believes that black bears and people can coexist quite well together in an urban environment like Asheville.

Dec 22, 2017

Ash Seeds key to Protection of Trees

Robert Jetton, Camcore Research Associate Professor, and Andy Whittier, Camcore Research Associate, are working to restore ash forest resources, by breeding and deploying EAB-resistant stock. To do this, they are collecting a lot of seeds.