How citizen science is transforming scientific discovery, including the Citizen Science Campus program, Crowd the Tap (a NC State project about safe drinking water), and three other ways students can make a difference.
Incorporating nature into urban landscapes is crucial for the wellbeing of people and wildlife in cities. Deja Perkins discusses special considerations for using crowd-sourced datasets to achieve biodiversity in urban environments.
Andy Fox and David Hill provide an overview of the Coastal Dynamics Design Lab in NC State University’s College of Design. The lab leads trans-disciplinary research and design teams to address critical ecological and community development challenges.
How will climate change affect international migration? Angel Cruz, Ph.D. and Nora Haenn, Ph.D. look at climate change and migration from the standpoint of smallholder farmers in Mexico and, especially, El Salvador.
Will agricultural smallholders respond to climate change by migrating internationally? Angel Cruz, Ph.D. and Nora Haenn, Ph.D. continue their look at climate change and migration from the standpoint of smallholder farmers in Mexico and El Salvador.
Well-designed urban landscapes nurture creativity and well-being and can mitigate the negative effects of global change. Kofi Boone considers how we might work as communities to locally create landscapes that are equitable, just and sustaining.