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Dec 8, 2017

Genetic studies presented to honor a pioneer

Forestry and Environmental Resources researchers Lilian Matallana, Jack Wang, José Jimenez and Edwin Lauer, joined other young global researchers in Sweden for seminars on sustainable forestry leading up to the Wallenberg Prize presentation with Ron Sederoff.

Dec 7, 2017

So Much Cutting-Edge Research in Sweden

Two Forestry and Environmental Resources post-doctoral researchers, Lilian Matallana and Jack Wang, and two doctoral students, José Jimenez and Edwin Lauer, joined 33 other young global researchers in Sweden for seminars and networking sessions leading up to the Wallenberg Prize presentation.

Dec 4, 2017

O Christmas Tree, How Lovely Are Thy Branches that Retain Needles

Forestry and Environmental Resources Post-Doctoral Research Scholar Lilian Matallana is trying to improve the quality of Fraser fir in the North Carolina Christmas tree market by pinpointing the gene responsible for needle retention.

Dec 4, 2017

Student Spotlight: Matthew Adkins

Environmental Sciences major Matthew Adkins spent his Maymester studying abroad in Mexico, exploring Sustainability in Emerging Countries.

Dec 1, 2017

Scientists say ‘gene drives’ are too risky for field trials

Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources Associate Professor of Science, Policy and Society Jason Delborne comments on the impact of gene drives on mosquitos and invasive species.

Nov 30, 2017

Ron Sederoff Papers Now Available

The NCSU Libraries Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) has released Emeritus Distinguished University Professor Ron Sederoff's Papers to researchers. Sederoff recently received the Wallenberg Prize, which is considered the Nobel Prize of Forestry.

Nov 27, 2017

Getting in Touch to Stop an Epidemic

Devon Gaydos, Ph.D. student in the Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, is using tangible user interfaces designed by the Center for Geospatial Analytics to help Oregon stakeholders fight infectious forest disease.

Nov 26, 2017

Carolina Hemlock Populations: Isolated and Imperiled

NC State Forestry and Environmental Resources researchers and CAMCORE take a closer look at restoration of the Carolina Hemlock, an endangered species.

Nov 25, 2017

New Arkansas Industrial Wood Pellet Mill Raises Green Stakes

Carl Alwin Schenck Professor of Forestry Bob Abt discusses wood pellets as an alternative fuel source as Arkansas opens its first wood biomass factory.

Nov 22, 2017

Student Spotlight: Sarah Dance

Environmental Sciences major Sarah Dance studied abroad in China, where she focused her time on plant identification and Chinese culture.