Research Highlights

Sep 28, 2022

Research Shows How Conservation Strategy Selection Can Impact Landscape Connectivity

2018-19 SE CASC Global Change Fellow, Tina Mozelewski, was first author on a recent publication in the journal Conservation Biology, Forecasting the influence of conservation strategies on landscape connectivity. SE CASC Faculty Affiliate Robert Scheller was a co-author to the […]

Aug 3, 2022

Perspectives from Morgan Chavis, Science Communication Intern with National CASC and NC State

Morgan Chavis, student at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, just finished her Science Communication summer internship supported by the National and Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Centers. This post contains two articles written by Morgan for the NC State […]

Jun 26, 2022

SE CASC Supported Study Projects Increased Habitat Loss and Carbon Release in Coastal Marshes

A new publication by SE CASC researchers Katie Warnell, Lydia Olander (Duke Consortium PI), and Carolyn Currin entitled, Sea level rise drives carbon and habitat loss in the U.S. mid-Atlantic coastal zone, was published on June 23 in the journal, […]

Jun 20, 2022

SE CASC Study Analyzes Academic Contribution and Stakeholder Use of Collaborative Research

A new publication by a SE CASC-supported research team, Amanda A. Hyman, Steph L. Courtney, Karen S. McNeal, Lalasia Bialic-Murphey, Cari S. Furiness, Mitchell J. Eaton, Paul R. Armsworth, Distinct pathways to stakeholder use versus academic contribution in climate adaptation […]

Jun 15, 2022

Global Change Fellow Shows Shorter, Wider Flowers May Transmit More Parasites to Bees

A new publication, Floral shape predicts bee–parasite transmission potential, has been published in the journal, Ecology, authored by 2019-20 SE CASC Global Change Fellow Mario Simon Pinilla-Gallego. SE CASC University Director Rebecca Irwin was a co-author to the article. The […]

Jun 10, 2022

NCSU Student Wins AFS Award for Presenting SE CASC Research on At-risk Freshwater Mussels

Joseph Mclver, a graduate student researcher for the SE CASC funded project, Impacts of Sea Level Rise and Associated Salinity Changes on At-risk Native Freshwater Mussels and Their Habitats in Atlantic Coastal Rivers, won the Richard L. Noble Best Student […]

May 25, 2022

Researcher Spotlight – Alexandria Nelson

2021-22 Global Change Fellow PhD student, Applied Ecology Advisor: Dr. Skylar Hopkins Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. The current cohort of students represents the […]

May 22, 2022

Southeast CASC Activities Highlighted in National CASC 2021 Annual Summary

Every year, the National CASC highlights the science-based achievements of the Regional CASC network as part of an Annual CASC Summary. Several projects and activities of the Southeast CASC were featured in the 2021 Annual CASC Summary. Several of the […]

May 18, 2022

Researcher Spotlight – Courtney Hotchkiss

2021-22 Global Change Fellow PhD student, Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management Advisor: Dr. Erin Seekamp Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. The current […]

May 10, 2022

Researcher Spotlight – Olakunle Sodiya

2021-22 Global Change Fellow PhD student, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources Advisor: Dr. Justin Baker Every year the Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center funds a multi-disciplinary cohort of Global Change Fellows representing colleges across NC State University. The current cohort […]