Costa Rica Summer Camp

NRES students explore tropical ecology in Costa Rica.

Costa Rica

NRES 201

Diving into natural resource issues at Mammoth Cave National Park.

Mammoth Cave

Robinson Forest

Summer Camp at Robinson Forest is filled with outdoor experiential and discussion-based learning.


Internships allow NRES students to get down into the thick of it.

Senior Capstone

NRES seniors partner with local or regional organizations to tackle real-world natural resource issues.

The University of Kentucky Natural Resources and Environmental Science program is the only interdisciplinary, environmental science degree at the University of Kentucky. NRES is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and field experiences necessary for a career in environmental science, natural resource management, and related fields or for further graduate work and training.

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