Few Traces Remain from 19th-Century “Wild and Terrific” Hurricanes

August 28, 2019 | Katelyn Vause

More than 100 years ago, two hurricanes tore up the North Carolina coast with little warning and a devastating impact.

NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher Earns Sensory Inclusive Certification

August 27, 2019 | Katelyn Vause

The aquarium recently earned its Sensory Inclusive Certification. Staff from all departments, as well as many volunteers, underwent training to better understand and interact with guests with differing sensory characteristics.

Hurricane Preparation and Recovery Information

August 20, 2019 | Katelyn Vause

With the heart of hurricane season approaching, North Carolina Sea Grant shares the following links to resources and information about disaster recovery and resilience.

An Underwater Soundscape Is Worth a Thousand Pictures

August 18, 2019 | Dave Shaw

What can we learn by eavesdropping on underwater conversations?

Sea Turtles Nest on NC Beaches in Record Numbers

August 16, 2019 | Katelyn Vause

Volunteers and researchers recorded over 2,200 loggerhead nests along the coast by mid-August, breaking the 2016 record of 1,622 nests.