Ensuring Cleaner Air and Water
NC State researchers are partnering with communities, agencies and local residents on a wide range of projects to improve air and water quality.
Alumni Spotlight: Maggie Ernest
Alumna Maggie Ernest is a Landscape Conservationist for the Wildlands Network.
Student Spotlight: Matthew Adkins
Senior Environmental Sciences major Matthew Adkins filmed a documentary for his capstone project.
Alumni Spotlight: Thomas Harris
Thomas Harris, a 2016 Forest Management alumnus, is a Fiber Supply Associate for International Paper.
A mysterious disease is killing millions of bats. These scientists are trying to save them.
Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology alumnus Sam Freeze is studying northern long-eared bats at a Marine Corps Base Quantico to find out why some bats seem resistant to the devastating white-nose fungal disease.
Shad in the Classroom Boosts Recovery Effort
Alumni, graduate students and the Student Fisheries Society help make the Shad in the Classroom program not only a success, but fun for elementary school students.
Can citizen science reverse the extinction of experience?
Caren Cooper, Research Associate Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources, finds that citizen science programs can help participants foster a stronger relationship with the natural world around them.
How Changes in Water Quality Today Impact Sustainability Tomorrow
Dr. Marcelo Ardón aims to understand the human and natural processes influencing salinization of surface waters and its impact on farmlands, water sources, forestry plantations and other coastal resources.
Five (not so pretty) Fun Fish to Catch (and eat) in North Carolina
These NC fish species aren't much to look at; but they are fun to catch (and good to eat).
12 named Awards for Excellence Winners, Three named to Governor’s Award
Austine Heine, Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate, receives the NC State University Award of Excellence.