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Feb 14, 2018

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.

Feb 7, 2018

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.

Feb 6, 2018

Congratulations Spring 2018 Cohort of Global Change Fellows

Four graduate students from the College of Natural Resources join the Global Change Fellows program.

Feb 5, 2018

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.

Feb 3, 2018

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.

Feb 1, 2018

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.

Jan 31, 2018

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.

Jan 25, 2018

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.

Jan 22, 2018

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).

Jan 18, 2018

Student Spotlight: Rachel Burris

Forest Management major Rachel Burris helps manage the College of Natural Resources' forests through the CNR Work Crew.