Aug 1, 2023
NC State researchers are tracking a new invasive insect: the elm zigzag sawfly.
Dec 8, 2022
NC State researchers found the invasive emerald ash borer completes its life cycle in one year in North Carolina, contrasting with the sometimes two-year life cycle that occurs in northern areas of the United States.
Mar 10, 2022
Through the “Bradford Pear Bounty” program, you could get up to five new native trees in exchange for cutting down the same number of Bradford pears in your yard while supplies last.
Mar 3, 2022
Increased water use by upstream mountain forests could leave less water for other forests, cities and wildlife during drought.
Jan 26, 2022
Findings from the study could help researchers identify coastal landscapes in transition from forest to marsh or open water – and in need of help.
Nov 1, 2021
Higher temperatures during an historic California drought helped a beetle kill more ponderosa pine trees.
Sep 7, 2021
Climate change is expected to worsen over the next century as greenhouse gas emissions continue to increase, a trend that experts say will have consequences for the health of forests worldwide.
Sep 9, 2020
Wildfire season is here. An NC State researcher answers questions about the environmental impact of wildfires as well as prevention.
Mar 25, 2019
A study of U.S. forests reveals relationships between tree diversity and pest diversity. Results could help improve forest monitoring.
Mar 6, 2019
Research from NC State's Forest Biotechnology Group has applications in timber, paper and biofuels, as well as healthier forests.