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Seaside to Sound: Excursion to Places, Memories
In this book excerpt from The Coasts of Carolina, Bland Simpson and Scott Taylor take you on an adventure that highlights North Carolina’s amazing ocean and estuarine shorelines.
Upgrades to Southport Marina lead to a Clean Marina designation, improved public access and new habitat for sea life. Pam Smith details the marina’s transformation.
Art Latham guides you to an isolated research station at the confluence of Pamlico River and South Creek in Beaufort County. There, researchers, in a quest for the best commercial hybrid striped bass, gather data crucial to understanding genomic riddles.
The arrival of the aquatic weed hydrilla in North Carolina’s northern coastal waters has sounded a call for cooperative efforts among residents, resource managers and visitors.
Many visitors to the N.C. Seafood Festival go beyond spending an hour or more catching chefs’ demonstrations. They focus on choosing North Carolina seafood throughout the year.
As recent winter storms were hitting the coast, North Carolina Sea Grant staff and friends were capturing rare and wondrous snowy sights.