Learn more about this AEC course being offered this Spring 2016!
Learn more about Nick Haddad's efforts to connect science to conservation
the Abaco Scientist blog
The Abaco Scientist is a research-based blog led by Craig Layman's lab. It features natural history, cutting edge findings, and several great web resources for the Bahamas.
to the NC State Department of Applied Ecology
Learn more about the Applied Ecology Strategic Themes
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NC State Applied Ecology
The Department of Applied Ecology integrates aspects of the broader fields of biology, ecology, genetics, toxicology, conservation and living resource management into a focused unit that employs novel approaches to confront local problems and global challenges. Our faculty engage in highly collaborative research, education, and extension efforts that offer direct, practical solutions to current challenges in environmental and human well-being. Learn more
Ecology & Evolution Seminar Series
Dr. Gene Likens
Acid Rain: The Long, But Unfinished Journey from Discovery to Political Action
Learn more about our toxicology extension programs and resources
Learn more about our aquaculture extension resources
Applied Ecology Research
The Department of Applied Ecology has a strong and diverse research portfolio. Faculty research programs work at the interface between basic and applied life sciences. Topics of interest vary widely as do the levels of analysis, ranging from the study of single species to populations, and entire ecosystems. We share a passion for understanding the living world and applying ecological principles to solving societal challenges.