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Theme 1: Sustainable agriculture, forestry, and rural, natural resource-based economies

agricultural flooding in North Carolina

Understanding and adapting to changing temperature and precipitation patterns, increases in severe storms, and subsidence and saltwater intrusion requires innovation. NC State faculty are innovating in agricultural water management, developing new technologies for promoting soil and plant health, strengthening aquaculture, and supporting commercial fishing industries with new science and technology.

Faculty and staff working on Theme 1

Jared Bowden

Senior Research Scholar

Lucy Bradley (she/her)

Extension Specialist, Consumer & Community Horticulture

Jean Goodwin

SAS Institute Distinguished Professor of Rhetoric & Technical Communication

Ross Meentemeyer

Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Geospatial Analytics

Robert Mera

Lecturer and Program Coordinator

Katie Mosher

Assistant Director /Communications

Erin Seekamp PhD

Goodnight Distinguished Professor of Coastal Resilience and Sustainability

Eli Typhina

Assistant Director of the Environmental Sciences Program

Orlin Velev

S. Frank and Doris Culberson Distinguished Professor