Midsummer Neuse River Forecast Shows Greater Potential for Fish Kills

June 18, 2020 | Dave Shaw

The 2020 summer hypoxia forecast for the Neuse River estuary calls for dissolved oxygen levels slightly lower than the long-term average.

Cape Hatteras Students Tackle Coastal Change

March 31, 2020 | Dave Shaw

A group of 11th and 12th graders decided to conduct a study called “Student Perspectives on Coastal Change.”

Do Oyster Farms Support More Fish?

January 17, 2020 | Dave Shaw

Researchers at the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences have been studying local ecosystems under oyster farms, comparing their seagrass and fish communities to areas without oyster gear.

How Prevalent Is Seafood Fraud?

October 10, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Even though federal agencies and the seafood industry are cracking down on fraudsters, it’s never a bad idea to educate yourself about the origins of your seafood.

Intergenerational Solutions for Intergenerational Problems

October 2, 2019 | Dave Shaw

When forming their perceptions about complex environmental issues, children seem to reach conclusions like scientists.