Nov 22, 2021
In two new studies, researchers from NC State found declines in outdoor activity and park use during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic were linked to young adults', teens' mental health.
Oct 27, 2021
As a tourism boom threatens the economic, social and environmental resources on the Outer Banks, one NC State researcher is working with communities to identify solutions.
Sep 29, 2021
A study led by researchers from NC State found the use of outdoor parks and trails in urban areas of North Carolina declined in the summer of 2020.
Jun 2, 2021
An NC State study found a link between the perception of information about zoonotic diseases and the message frame.
May 10, 2021
A study led by NC State researchers found a diverse group of potential hunters in a survey of college students.
NC State researchers report on injustices that threaten rural, coastal communities’ ability to adapt to climate change impacts.
Apr 15, 2021
An NC State study shows voters and leaders showed more concern about trash in the ocean after kids' presentations.
Apr 6, 2021
NC State researchers found an outdoor science program was linked to higher average grades and an increase in a measure of science knowledge for a group of fifth grade girls in North Carolina.
Mar 30, 2021
Research conducted in U.S. national parks has focused largely on five iconic parks, an analysis from NC State researchers found.
Mar 8, 2021
A study from North Carolina State University found outdoor play and nature-based activities helped buffer some of the negative mental health impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic for adolescents.
Jan 12, 2021
A study of students at seven U.S. universities identified risk factors for greater mental health impacts linked to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dec 21, 2020
Parents from diverse backgrounds value parks that offer playgrounds, sports fields and green spaces, and safety, according to a survey from NC State researchers.
Nov 30, 2020
In a new paper, researchers highlight the contributions of Ada S. McKinley to the parks and recreation and settlement house movements.
Nov 13, 2020
Saving cultural and historic sites from climate change will require a new approach to heritage preservation, an NC State expert argues.
Sport can negatively impact the environment, something teams and colleges across the country are working to remedy.