Nov 03, 2014
Rachel Carson Biographer to Speak on Nov. 6

DURHAM, N.C. – Robert Musil, president of the Rachel Carson Council, will present a free talk, “Before and After Rachel Carson: Women and the...

Oct 24, 2014
Law of The Sea Authorizes Animal Tagging Research Without Nations' Consent

by Kati Moore (MEM ‘ 16)
Nicholas School Communications Student Assistant

DURHAM, N.C. -- Many marine animals are world travelers,...

Oct 20, 2014

Note: Avner Vengosh is available for additional comment at (919) 681-8050 or

Black Faces, White Spaces cover, UNC Press Oct 15, 2014
Free Talk on Oct. 30 to Examine Environmental Disconnect Between “Black Faces, White Spaces”

DURHAM, N.C. – Author and educator Carolyn Finney will discuss her new book, “Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African...

Photo Credit:  Three Gorges Dam, China (Le Grand Portage) Oct 14, 2014
Duke Creates New Executive Education Program for Chinese Water Engineers

Durham, N.C. – The Duke Environmental Leadership (DEL) Executive Education Program has created an innovative new course for a team of 24 Chinese...

Photo:  Chris Stankis Sep 30, 2014
Pollution Linked to Lethal Sea Turtle Tumors

By Kati Moore, MEM ‘16
Nicholas School Communications Student Assistant

Note to editors: Kyle Van Houtan is available for...