forestry and environmental resources

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 20, 2018

Five (not so pretty) Fun Fish to Catch (and eat) in North Carolina

These NC fish species aren't much to look at; but they are fun to catch (and good to eat).

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 7, 2018

Study Finds Aromatic Herbs Lead to Better Parenting in Starlings

New research by Caren Cooper, Research Associate Professor of Forestry and Environmental Resources, suggests that the presence of aromatic herbs in the nest leads to some improved parenting behaviors in European starlings.

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.