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.
Larry Nielsen, Beloved College of Natural Resources Professor, Retires in 2017
Dr. Larry Nielsen, Professor of Natural Resources, retired at the end of 2017, after more than 40 years of service in academia.
Congratulations Spring 2018 Cohort of Global Change Fellows
Four graduate students from the College of Natural Resources join the Global Change Fellows program.
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.
Atlantic coast pipeline stirs mix of hope for jobs, leeriness by Native Americans
Dr. Ryan Emanuel, Forestry and Environmental Resources Associate Professor, discusses how the proposed pipeline route disproportionately targets Native American tribes and other low-income communities of color.
Toddi Steelman Named Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment
Former Forestry and Environmental Resources faculty member Toddi Steelman is named the new Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University.
North Carolina Grants Key Permit for Atlantic Coast Pipeline
Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources Ryan Emmanuel talks with NPR State of Things Guest Host Adam Hochberg about how the pipeline could affect the environment and minority communities.
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.
Sam Cook Receives First SAF Diversity Leadership Award
Sam Cook, Executive Director of Forest Assets, is the first the receive the prestigious Diversity in Leadership award from the Society of American Foresters (SAF).
Student Spotlight: Rachel Burris
Forest Management major Rachel Burris helps manage the College of Natural Resources' forests through the CNR Work Crew.