forestry and environmental resources

Apr 4, 2019

Dr. Steph Jeffries Wins Sustainability Award

She was recognized by NC State for her dedication and passion for sustainability.

Apr 1, 2019

Researchers Discover a Tree That Hugs You Back

Researchers in Forestry & Environmental Resources have discovered a gene anomaly that makes trees hug you back.

Mar 25, 2019

How Tree Diversity Regulates Invading Forest Pests

Kevin Potter, research associate professor in Forestry and Environmental Resources, and fellow researchers discuss the relationship between trees and pests. Their research results could help improve forest monitoring.

Mar 6, 2019

Alumni Spotlight: Taylor Mebane

Taylor adapts to all four Raleigh weather seasons to conquer her new found joy of being outdoors while creating new cultural opportunities in her field.

Mar 6, 2019

Transcription Factor Network Gets to Heart of Wood Formation

Vincent Chiang and researchers use past and current studies to uncover how a network of transcription factors can switch wood formation genes on and off.

Feb 25, 2019

Student Spotlight: Austin Quate

A National Convention reaffirmed Austin’s love for forestry while providing him with networking and traveling opportunities.

Feb 18, 2019

Burning Desire

Jodi Forrester, a professor in Forestry and Environmental Resources, is teaming up with fellow researchers to restore a field laboratory recently destroyed by a fire.

Jan 28, 2019

NC State Researchers Want To Hear Your Backyard For A New Mapping Project

Listen to WUNC's segment on Sound Around Town, a citizen science project in the College of Natural Resources aimed at understanding how noise pollution impacts people and wildlife.

Jan 18, 2019

Can Genetic Engineering Save Disappearing Forests?

Forests in the U.S. face many threats: climate change, invasive species, pests and pathogens. Could genetically engineering trees make these plants more resilient?

Jan 16, 2019

Student Profile: Kamila Edwards

After attending the GreenBuild International Conference and Expo, Kamila is now LEED certified and connected with professionals in the sustainability industry.