New Children’s Book Tells the Story of a Longleaf Pine

June 3, 2020 | Chloe Tenn

Written and illustrated by Anne Marshall Runyon, “Longneedle” tells the life story of a longleaf pine in the longleaf pine savannas of the North Carolina Outer Coastal Plain.

Scientists Publish NC Climate Report

March 25, 2020 | Chloe Tenn

The North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies (NCICS) has released the North Carolina Climate Science Report, an independent assessment of observed and projected climate.

Southport Maritime Museum Becomes NC’s First Certified Autism Center

March 20, 2020 | Chloe Tenn

A small museum has earned a big distinction: The North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport is the state’s first Certified Autism Center. Public operations have been suspended at the museum to help limit the spread of COVID-19.

March 25 Webinar Explores Climate Change Impact on Indigenous Peoples

March 18, 2020 | Chloe Tenn

The Southeast Climate Adaptation Science Center’s Fourth National Climate Assessment Webinar Series will explore the impact of climate change on tribes and indigenous peoples. The session will be March 25 at noon.

Reconstructing the Past to Understand Impacts on Water Quality

March 3, 2020 | Chloe Tenn

Lise Montefiore, a WRRI and North Carolina Sea Grant joint fellow, studies decades of satellite data to see where and how industrially-owned hog facilities may be impacting water quality.