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Doris Duke Scholar Wilson Xiong is a Conservation Researcher, Mentor, College of Natural Resources, Wilson Xiong with fish, feature

Sep 22, 2021

Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Wilson Xiong

Xiong, who graduated in 2016 with a degree in fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology, reflects on his experience in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and discusses his plans for the future. 

Doris Duke Scholar Daniel Choi is Helping Protect Bachman's Sparrows, College of Natural Resources, Daniel Choi, feature

Sep 17, 2021

Doris Duke Conservation Scholar: Five Questions with Daniel Choi

Choi, who graduated in May 2021 with a master's degree in fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology, reflects on his experience in the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program and discusses his plans for the future. 

Black bears captured on camera in North Carolina -

Sep 16, 2021

Q&A: When Do Black Bears Have Cubs?

Young female bears living in Asheville, North Carolina, had their first litter of cubs earlier than expected. 

Black bears in Asheville - Young Female Black Bears in Asheville, North Carolina, Are Big, Have Cubs Early - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Sep 16, 2021

Young Female Black Bears in Asheville, North Carolina, Are Big, Have Cubs Early

A new study found urban female black bears in Asheville were larger and had cubs earlier than rural bears. 

Professors with Wildlife - 2 Professors Named Fellow of The Wildlife Society - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Sep 13, 2021

2 Professors Named Fellows of The Wildlife Society

Professors Chris DePerno and Chris Moorman are among 10 newly selected fellows, chosen for their dedication and service to the wildlife profession. 

Not Your Average Summer Promoting North Carolina's Forests, College of Natural Resources, Kristen Fontana and Abigail Ridge, feature

Jul 22, 2021

Not Your Average Summer: Promoting North Carolina’s Forests

Abigail Ridge and Kristen Fontana discuss their internship experiences at the North Carolina Forestry Association. 

Research Project Outdoors - NC State Professor Named Natural Resources Scientist of the Year - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

Jul 20, 2021

NC State Professor Named Natural Resources Scientist of the Year

The award honors individuals who have demonstrated a commitment to North Carolina’s wildlife, habitat and natural resources. 

Not Your Average Summer: Monitoring Bluebird Nests, College of Natural Resources, Trey Jeffers, feature

Jul 9, 2021

Not Your Average Summer: Monitoring Bluebird Nests

As a volunteer at Haw River State Park, Trey Jeffers is monitoring bluebird next boxes — a vital process to the species' breeding success. 

Bird at a Lake - Ecology Wildlife Foundation Establishes Three Funds to Support Conservation Research - College of Natural Resources News NC State University

May 25, 2021

Ecology Wildlife Foundation Establishes Three Funds to Support Conservation Research

The Ecology Wildlife Foundation Fund in Asheville, North Carolina, has established three new funds that will support an undergraduate scholarship, graduate fellowship and distinguished professorship in the College of Natural Resources. 

Graduation to Vocation: Protecting Aquatic Species through Freshwater Ecology, College of Natural Resources, Cheyana Bassham, feature

Apr 23, 2021

Graduation to Vocation: Protecting Aquatic Species through Freshwater Ecology

Cheyana Bassham will graduate in May 2021 with a degree in fisheries, wildlife and conservation biology.