Marsh, commercial fishing boats in the distance

What is North Carolina Sea Grant?

Has anyone ever asked you this question? Well, watch this video for an answer.


Check out the making of this video.


  • Search for projects, news and Coastwatch articles
  • Bookstore — your source for Sea Grant products
  • Inlet Atlas — a virtual tour of N.C. inlets over time


Bodie Island lighthouse. Courtesy Visit NC

Coastal Science Serving North Carolina

North Carolina Sea Grant is a state and federally funded program that has been serving coastal communities and beyond for more than 40 years. Learn more about our 2016-17 efforts in this four-page snapshot.


Row of red fish on ice at the fish market