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Researchers leverage NEON field sites to find out what ants can tell us about changing climates

July 27 2017
Two biologists from the University of Oklahoma are using NEON field sites to enhance their research.
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Kids explore science and technology at NEON for a day

May 04 2017
Thirty-four children, aged 5-12, participated in the 2017 Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day program. The kids not only were able to see up close where their moms and dads work, but also participate in hands-on activities led by scientists and engineers.
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Announcing our 2017 summer research interns

April 19 2017
It’s hard to believe that we are entering our fifth year of the NEON undergraduate internship program. This unique, cross-disciplinary program exposes undergraduate students to the challenges and...
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One fish, two fish, learn how NEON samples fish

April 04 2017
You won’t find any fishing line, hooks or bobbers in NEON’s aquatic technician field gear. Instead, groups of 3-4 technicians utilize a technique called electrofishing to catch fish and collect data related to fish diversity and populations.
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Beetlemania

March 03 2017
Studies have found that ground beetles are an excellent indicator species of arthropod biodiversity, environmental change, land use and land management. Learn more about why and how NEON samples beetles.
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Apply now for NEON’s Data Institute: Remote Sensing and Reproducible Workflows

February 23 2017
Applications are due March 10, 2017 for the 2017 Data Institute: Remote Sensing with Reproducible Workflows provides a unique opportunity for participants to gain hands-on experience working with open data using well-documented, reproducible methods.
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The Catch: NEON Goes Fishing

February 16 2017
Why sample fish? Not only do fish play a major role in our recreation and food industries, but they are a key part of freshwater aquatic ecosystems. Learn how NEON is collecting fish diversity and population data so researchers can gain a complete picture of the food chain in aquatic ecosystems across the United States.
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Looking for fieldwork experience in ecology? Work for NEON

January 30 2017
Each year, NEON hires hundreds of temporary field technicians to assist our full-time field operations staff with observational sampling and now is the perfect time to apply for 2017.
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NEON’s Great Smoky Mountains data will capture Tennessee fire impacts on local ecology

December 20 2016
In mid-November a forest fire started in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, sparkingseveral wildfires that spread uncontrollably. Last week, a safety team ventured out to two impacted field sites to assess the damage.
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