forestry and environmental resources

Jun 4, 2019

Rise of the Coyote

Dr. Roland Kays discusses how the once-contentious relationship between coyotes and red wolves led the former to spread rapidly across the United States.

May 21, 2019

A Fond Farewell to Four Faculty

We are celebrating and honoring the many years of leadership and dedication from four faculty members who are retiring this academic year.

May 17, 2019

1 Million Species Are At Risk Of Extinction — Here’s Why It Matters

Scientists say global biodiversity is declining at an “unprecedented” speed. But what does it mean for humans?

May 16, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Applying Research in Tree Water Usage to Real-World Issues

NC State College of Natural Resources graduate, Andrea Medenblik, wants clean and accessible water for everyone.

May 13, 2019

Black Bears in the Backyard

Dr. Chris DePerno recaps the results of a multi-year study on black bear populations in Asheville, N.C.

May 6, 2019

Climate Education for Kids Increases Climate Concerns for Parents

Researchers in the College of Natural Resources worked with middle school teachers to track how students influenced their parents' opinions on climate change.

May 3, 2019

Crowd the Tap: Empowering Communities to Examine Their Lead Exposure

Caren Cooper, associate professor, Imani Bell, graduate student, and Dr. Lisa Lundgren are using a national database, called Crowd the Tap, to test water infrastructure and its impact on minority communities.

Apr 25, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Promoting Quality in the Wood Products Industry

College of Natural Resources graduate, Seth Champion, will write policies for the wood products industry.

Apr 23, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Innovative Solutions to Wildlife Challenges

By using cross-disciplinary solutions, College of Natural Resources graduate Daniel Choi hopes to face wildlife challenges.

Apr 22, 2019

Graduation to Vocation: Meeting Needs of Growing Population with Tree Improvement

College of Natural Resources graduate Austin Quate combines numerous forestry practices to improve trees.