Winter Weather Blues

February 16, 2016 | Rebecca Nagy

Ashley Chafin, a North Carolina Sea Grant intern and an NC State sophomore, discusses being prepared for winter weather. During Winter Storm Jonas, she found out the hard way what to do when you are without power for almost three days.

Clear Waters Ahead for Oyster Restoration

February 10, 2016 | Rebecca Nagy

By KATHLEEN ONOREVOLE Posted Feb. 10, 2016 Kathleen Onorevole is a master’s student in Michael Piehler’s lab at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Institute of Marine Sciences in Morehead City. She studies the impact…

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North Carolina Sea Grant Sponsors Upcoming Shellfish Aquaculture Workshop

February 5, 2016 | Rebecca Nagy

By CHUCK WEIRICH Posted Feb. 5, 2016 North Carolina has great potential for shellfish aquaculture — and the more involved, the better for the industry. If you are a potential or established shellfish grower — or…

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How SAV-vy are Farmed Oysters?

November 10, 2015 | Rebecca Nagy

Brady Blackburn discusses how shellfish aquaculture operations might affect submerged aquatic vegetation.

Shellfish Siting Tool Helps Growers Select Leases

October 29, 2015 | Rebecca Nagy

By REBECCA NAGY Posted Oct. 29, 2015 Updated Nov. 2, 2015 With wild harvest season in full swing this fall, some oyster growers are looking ahead, thanks to the North Carolina Shellfish Siting Tool. Just ask…

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