The Early Birder-Friendly Business Catches the Worm

October 20, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

Ginger Deason, a doctoral candidate at North Carolina State University, discusses the spending potential of birders. She also highlights upcoming online training that can help businesses along the North Carolina Birding Trail become birder friendly.

Framing Policy in the Arctic: Views of Changing Ecosystems — Part 2

October 9, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

Meagan Dunphy-Daly, Knauss fellow, continues her travels to Norway to attend a meeting of the working groups of the Arctic Council.

Framing Policy in the Arctic: Views of Changing Ecosystems — Part 1

October 7, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

Knauss fellow Meagan Dunphy-Daly recalls her recent visit to Alaska where she attended the conference on Global Leadership in the Arctic, visited a retreating glacier and saved a pair of belugas.

Studying Oysters in an Estuarine Environment

October 6, 2015 | Rebecca Nagy

Brady Blackburn is one of 10 undergraduate students from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill studying at an environmental science field site in Manteo, N.C., this fall. He discusses the group’s research project: examining the effects of oyster aquaculture on the surrounding environment.

Fall Safety Campaign Kicks Off

October 2, 2015 | Rebecca Nagy

The National Weather Service’s Fall Safety Campaign, Sept. 1 through Nov. 30, provides valuable safety and preparedness resources, as well as information to share through social media.