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geospatial demo

Jun 18, 2018

Spatial patterns of development drive water use

Ross Meentemeyer, Director of the Center for Geospatial Analytics publishes research about integrating spatial patterns to make planning for water use more efficient. 

starling nest

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. 

Coyote Night

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. 

Camera Trap Wolf

May 25, 2018

How Coyotes Conquered the Continent

Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate Professor Roland Kays helped produce a comprehensive range history of the coyote that reveals it's ecology of predation and evolution through hybridization. 

Aerial of trees

May 24, 2018

Divergence of species responses to climate change

In a recent study, Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate Professor Kevin Potter finds that moisture availability may impact forest ecosystems more than temperature when it comes to climate change. 

coyote with tracking collar

May 23, 2018

How Coyotes Conquered the Continent

Forestry and Environmental Resources Research Associate Professor Roland Kays helped produce a comprehensive range history of the coyote that reveals it's ecology of predation and evolution through hybridization. 

Aerial of trees

May 7, 2018

Wood growth model advances genetic engineering of trees for paper, biofuels

Need stronger timber, better biofuel or new sources of green chemicals? A new systems biology model built on decades of NC State research will help engineer trees for specific needs. 

lignin graphic

May 4, 2018

New Model for Wood Formation to Witness Development in New Applications

Need stronger timber, better biofuel or new sources of green chemicals? A new systems biology model built on decades of NC State research will help engineer trees for specific needs. 

Aerial of trees

Apr 29, 2018

Smart Wood: Bo-engineering Trees for Specific Purposes

Need stronger timber, better biofuel or new sources of green chemicals? A new systems biology model built on decades of NC State research will help engineer trees for specific needs. 

lignin graphic

Apr 28, 2018

New systems biology model for wood formation can lead to progress in biofuel and green chemistry applications

Need stronger timber, better biofuel or new sources of green chemicals? A new systems biology model built on decades of NC State research will help engineer trees for specific needs.