Rare Ant Species Rediscovered in North Carolina Trees
The discovery is the first time scientists have photographed or collected any males from the elusive species.
Agriculture Workers Digital Equity Initiative Receives NIH Funding
Catherine and collaborators aim to increase agricultural workers’ access to digital health services and emergency communication by improving access to affordable, reliable high-speed internet.
Sea Salt is Lethal to Early Life Stages of Three Freshwater Mussel Species
This new study details how salt water intrusion is a threat to the future of freshwater mussels.
Bethany Wager Awarded Conservation Leadership Grant
Congratulations to Bethany for being recognized by the NC Wildlife Federation!
Mature Female American Eels Located In Caribbean
American eel lifecycles are famously mysterious, but a new study locates and important source of large female eels.
NC State Will Lead New Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center Consortium
The department of Applied Ecology will continue to host the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center at NC State under a new cooperative agreement with USGS.
American Eel 101 with Ambar Torres Molinari
Recent AEC graduate, Ambar Torres Molinari, talks about the mysterious and slimy American eel in this interview with science communication intern, TeCora Galloway.
Ghost Forest Education Focal Point of Public Science Project
An interdisciplinary team is aiming to make ghost forests an opportunity for communities to engage with change.
Video: Studying Madi’s Mussels
Dive into the Neuse River with Madi Polera and her team as they work to better measure the health of our imperiled and important freshwater mussels.
Something Old with Something New: Physically and Digitally Meeting Farmworker Health Needs
Farmworkers touch nearly everything on your plate, yet often struggle to access health care and information. Catherine, Emery, and colleagues have created digital literacy tools to help this accessibility issue, using a tried-and-true methods of communication.