Earth and Environment

Deer eating vegetation

White-tailed deer are affecting the vegetation. Penn State Beaver Assistant Professor of Biology Autumn Sabo is studying how deer are affecting the environmental landscape.

Fernleaf bleeding heart study

Beaver Assistant Professor of Biology Sarah Nilson has received more than $15,000 to conduct a genetic study of Dicentra eximia, or fernleaf bleeding heart, a plant that's growing in unusually large patches in the woods behind campus.