E-scooters may lure travelers away from biking or walking, says research from NC State.
August 9, 2019
Are e-scooters the way to go green?
Explain how the use, protection and conservation of natural resources impact the environment, including biodiversity, from one generation to the next.
Explain how the use, protection and conservation of natural resources impact the environment, including biodiversity, from one generation to the next, then learn how researchers in North Carolina are helping to conserve and preserve native plants by saving seeds in a long-term seed storage facility.
Learn about native North Carolina plants, then discover how plant scientists and groundskeepers have used plants that are native to North Carolina to create an environmentally-sustainable golf course.
Learn about the sustainable energy that powers America's largest home, Biltmore Estate in Asheville, North Carolina.
In the late 19th century when he built his grand estate, George Vanderbilt’s goal wasn’t just to have a place to relax and entertain family, friends, and business associates. He also wanted a place that would preserve the environment in and around Asheville that he had grown to love.
It’s not surprising then that the nation’s first planned and sustainable forestry program was started at Biltmore, where Vanderbilt’s vision for a sustainable estate began and continues today.