• John Fear

    Moving Spaces

    John Fear, North Carolina Sea Grant deputy director, explains the changes that are going on in the program — and why he welcomes them.

  • Grid of summer 2016 cover of Coastwatch, picture of whole fish on ice

    Current Issue

    Summer 2016
    Community Collaborations:
    Bridging Coastal Economies and Ecosystems

  • Chowan University team

    Coastal Collaborations

    Researchers in North Carolina Sea Grant projects that emphasize cooperative work among scientists, local communities and coastal organizations share their expectations.

  • sea turtle with lodged hook

    It Runs In The Blood

    What happens when a sea turtle gets hooked by a recreational angler? Diana Hackenburg explores efforts to measure and improve sea turtle health following an accidental capture.

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  • NC Sea Grant management team from the 1980s

    Fantastic 40 for NC Sea Grant

    For North Carolina Sea Grant, July 1976 holds meaning beyond memories of the United States’ bicentennial.