Who Can Name the Most North Carolina Wildlife?
College of Natural Resources researchers in environmental education study how students learn about biodiversity and whether they have an interest in conservation biology – protecting wildlife species in the future.
Not All Cover Crops Are Equal
Rachel Cook, Forestry and Environmental Resources Assistant Professor, discusses the differences in cover crop nitrogen release and how it will impact future crops and soil properties.
Intensive Biomass Harvest Linked to Fire Ant Colonization, Decreased Invertebrate Diversity
NC State researchers find that removing almost all of the woody debris on the ground after timber cutting can open the door to invasive red imported fire ant colonization.
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.
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.
How Humans Affect Mammal Movement
Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate Professor Roland Kays explains a new international study of the movements of 57 mammal species, from weasel-like fishers in Albany, New York, to maneless lions in Tsavo, Kenya.
How Winter Temps Can Affect Your Spring Fishing
Research by Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology doctoral student Tim Ellis has changed what we know about spotted seatrout and cold weather.
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.
Using New Technologies to Preserve Wildlife and Wild Spaces
Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology majors use new technologies to better study and protect African wildlife.
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.