Register Now for the “Submerged NC Diversity Webinar” on July 20

July 13, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

Looking for ways to reach and engage a wider and more diverse audience? Gain some summer inspiration with Lori Sanderlin and Katy Menne of the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport.

Southport Maritime Museum Opens LGBTQIA+ Art Exhibit

June 29, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

“How Does the Water Speak to You?” will be on display until September 7 in the museum gallery.

Fort Fisher State Historic Site Debuts Lumbee Indian Exhibit

June 28, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

This new exhibit depicts the contributions and remarkable story of Lumbee Indians at Fort Fisher.

Summer 2021 Hypoxia Forecast: Fish Kills Less Likely Than Usual in the Neuse River Estuary

June 17, 2021 | Dave Shaw

The summer 2021 hypoxia forecast for the Neuse River Estuary calls for dissolved oxygen levels higher than the long-term average. Forecasted oxygen levels also are higher than the hypoxia threshold, which indicates a lower potential for fish kills during midsummer.

NOAA Predicts Another Active Atlantic Hurricane Season

June 1, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

Forecasters predict a 60% chance of an above-normal season, a 30% chance of a near-normal season, and a 10% chance of a below-normal season. However, experts do not anticipate reaching 2020’s historic level of storm activity in 2021.