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2015 Annual UNC Science Expo

April 13, 2015

On April 11th, the ERP participated in the 5th annual UNC Science Expo that is produced by UNC’s Morehead Planetarium and Science Center as part of the North Carolina Science Festival. Approximately 700 people of all ages attended this year’s … Continued

SRP Investigator Travels to China to Share Research on Bioremedition

November 14, 2013

Dr. Mike Aitken presented an invited lecture, “Challenges in understanding and influencing the biodegradation of PAHs in contaminated soil,” at the 21st International Symposium on Environmental Biogeochemistry in Wuhan, China. Dr. Aitken and his team in the UNC Superfund Research … Continued

ERP Staff Attend Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting

October 18, 2013

ERP Director Kathleen Gray and Environmental Education Coordinator Sarah Yelton attended the 26th annual Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting in Baton Rouge, Louisiana through their work with the UNC Superfund Research Program‘s Research Translation Core.  Ms. Yelton presented a research … Continued

Bringing Water Quality and Superfund Education to NC Classrooms

August 5, 2013

Continuing a long-running collaboration, the UNC SRP Research Translation Core, UNC Institute for the Environment, and Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership (APNEP) partnered to conduct a professional development institute for NC science teachers focused on making connections between local water quality and environmental health.During … Continued