Recent Awards

Coastwatch has continued its longstanding tradition of honors with renewed recognition over the past few years that has included these awards.

2020 APEX Award for Communication Excellence for the Autumn 2019 issue

2020 National Sea Grant Honors for Excellence in Communication

2020 Best Print Publication from the NC Association of Government Information Officers (NCAGIO) for the Spring 2020 issue

2020 Best Feature (NCAGIO) for Blood Draw at the Horseshoe Corral by Julie Leibach

2020 Runner-up for Best Feature (NCAGIO) for The Road to Resilience by Julie Leibach

2019 Best Print Publication (NCAGIO) for the Autumn 2019 issue

2019 Best Feature (NCAGIO) for Testing the Waters by Julie Leibach

2019 Runner-up for Best Feature (NCAGIO) for Land vs. Sea by Sarah Spiegler

2018 Best Feature (NCAGIO) for The Long View by Julie Leibach

2018 Runner-Up for Best Print Publication (NCAGIO) for the Summer 2018 issue


lead photo credit: Marshal Hedin/ CC-BY-SA-2.0