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Lauren Pharr

Jun 1, 2022

New Community Collaborative Projects Support Youth Education, Tribal Knowledge, Air and Water Quality, and More

Four new projects in North Carolina are launching this year as part of the Community Collaborative Research Grant Program. Projects will support youth education, tribal knowledge, air and water quality, and an exploration of plastic contaminants in headwaters.

Mar 22, 2022

NC Sea Grant and APNEP Name New Joint Fellow

Joshua Himmelstein, a Ph.D. student in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Institute of Marine Sciences, is the recipient of the 2022 joint fellowship from North Carolina Sea Grant and the Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership.

Mar 17, 2022

Effects of Antibiotics Vary on Urban Stream Ecology 

North Carolina Sea Grant supported new research on the potential impacts of three common antibiotics on urban streams.

Mar 14, 2022

Rogers Honored with Order of the Long Leaf Pine

Spencer Rogers, who recently retired from North Carolina Sea Grant, is among the newest members of the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, one of the most highly valued honors that North Carolina’s governor can award.

Mar 10, 2022

Study: U.S. Flood Damage Risk Is Underestimated

Recent flood maps from the Federal Emergency Management Agency might not capture the full extent of flood risk, according to research by a team from NC State University. The study was supported by the U.S. Geological Survey Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center and North Carolina Sea Grant.