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...

Mule Deer, Uinta-Wasatch Cache Natl. Forest (USDA photo) Nov 03, 2014
Three Nicholas School Students Hired into U.S. Forest Service Pathways Program

By Kati Moore (MEM ’16)
Nicholas School Communications Assistant

DURHAM, N.C. – Three Nicholas School students have been hired into...

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...