• Susan White, NC Sea Grant Executive Director

    From the Executive Director

    Susan White highlights what North Carolina Sea Grant is doing to advance science, education and collaboration in the state.

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    Current Issue

    Autumn 2015
    Measuring Up:
    Oysters Take Center Stage

  • Colorful jars of plankton

    Planting the Seeds for a Common Wealth

    Learn about two ongoing efforts to expand shellfish aquaculture in North Carolina that were sparked by North Carolina Sea Grant funding.

  • shellfish growout along boat dock

    Student Voices Ring In Autumn 2015 Coastwatch

    Janna Sasser, North Carolina Sea Grant intern, reviews the student contributions in the Autumn 2015 issue of Coastwatch.


  • Aerial view of Antioch Church Bay

    CAROLINA BAYS: Another Man’s Treasure

    While the origins of Carolina bays still may be debated, their significance to our natural world is not. Janna Sasser explores what makes these landforms so unique — and so peculiar.

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