May 28, 2015
Dukenvironment: The Science is There. The Numbers Add Up. This Is Doable.

Drew Shindell sees real opportunity for us to make progress on global warming, air pollution and food security if we work smarter.

Leslie Acton May 27, 2015
Doctoral Student Leslie Acton Receives Grant to Study Ocean Governance in Bermuda

DURHAM, N.C. – Leslie Acton, a doctoral student in marine science and conservation at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the...

WALLACE software May 27, 2015
Biodiversity Software Developed by ’07 Alum Jamie Kass is World Finalist

DURHAM, N.C.  – “WALLACE,” a biodiversity web application developed by Jamie M. Kass, a 2007 Master of Environmental Management...

Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge (Photo Credit: Steve Hillebrand) May 11, 2015
Carbon Emissions from Peatlands May Be Less Than Expected

Note to Editors: Curtis J. Richardson is available for additional comment at (919) 613-8006 or

May 08, 2015
Marine Lab Weather Update -- Ana

The Duke Marine Lab Emergency Management Team is monitoring Subtropical Storm Ana.  Based on the current National...

May 07, 2015
Klein Recognized with Endowment in Her Honor

DURHAM, N.C. – Emily M. Klein, professor of earth sciences at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment, has been...