Forestry and Environmental Resources

Jul 17, 2018

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.

Jul 9, 2018

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.

Jul 2, 2018

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.

Jun 15, 2018

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.

Jun 13, 2018

Environmental Assessment Now Offering Graduate Courses on Renewable Energy Development

Learn more about our new classes: Renewable Energy Policy and Economics; and PV Design and Installation.

Jun 8, 2018

Are the Feds Cherry-Picking Data to Force Pipelines Through Vulnerable Communities?

Ryan Emanuel, Forestry and Environmental Resources Associate Professor, discusses how the proposed pipeline would disproportionately affect minority communities.

Jun 6, 2018

Alumni Spotlight: Mary-Margaret McKinney

Alumna Mary-Margaret McKinney is the President and Forester at Carolina Silvics, Inc. Check out her experience as a student and how she puts her forestry skills to use as a private business owner.

Jun 5, 2018

Study finds aromatic herbs lead to better parenting in starlings

Caren Cooper, Research Associate Professor in Forestry and Environmental Resources, finds that nests with herbs could impact bird parenting behaviors.

May 30, 2018

New Scholarship Provides Opportunity for Forestry Students

Resource Management Service, LLC, (RMS) will fund a new scholarship program for Forest Management majors in the College of Natural Resources.

May 30, 2018

Washington Post Video: How coyotes conquered the continent

Watch Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate Professor Roland Kays explain the range history of the coyote, revealing it's ecology of predation and evolution through hybridization.