Costa Rica Summer Camp

NRES students explore tropical ecology in Costa Rica.

NRES 201

Diving into natural resource issues at Mammoth Cave National Park.

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.

College of Agriculture News & Events

  • 2015-10-05 09:10:09
    UK Cooperative Extension will offer a forestry webinar series from Oct. 20-Dec. 1. Anyone interested in woodland management, timber and wildlife topics is welcome to participate.
  • 2015-10-01 10:10:22
    This year’s Kentucky Botanical Symposium, Oct. 9-10, will celebrate Kentucky's diverse ecological systems with an exploration of habitat restoration efforts and ecosystem research.
  • 2015-10-01 09:10:09
    Donate your blue for a good cause. Members of the UK Retailing and Tourism Management Club are collecting used denim to benefit families in need of housing.