Major Legislative Updates for the 2013-2014 Session, Part I

September 12, 2014 | Lisa Schiavinato

This is a guide to direct researchers, scientists, lawyers, and other professionals interested in coastal law and policy issues. The guide separates legislative materials into two categories: (1) Session Laws and (2) new and amended legislation enacted as a part of the 2014 State Budget. Part I summarizes the Session Laws and provisions from the State Budget that relate more specifically to coastal law and policy. Part II will summarize provisions that have wider environmental law and policy application.

Hop on Board: The Hydrilla Guerillas are Here

September 5, 2014 | Gloria Putnam

By GLORIA PUTNAM Posted Sept. 5, 2014 I am constantly amazed by what can happen with even a small group of people when lines of communication are open. Just six months ago I helped the…

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SciREN’s Broader Impacts are Loud and Clear

August 28, 2014 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant has a strong tradition of teaching the teachers about all things marine science – thus multiplying the impacts as each teacher reaches more students. Katie Mosher highlights upcoming events that bring educators together with marine researchers.

What does hazards adaptation mean, anyway?

August 26, 2014 | Jessica Whitehead

I hate to admit that one of the reactions I get when I hand out my business card is the raised eyebrow, and I’ve realized it’s because “hazards adaptation” isn’t out there in common public vocabulary yet. So let’s break it down: Hazards. Adaptation.

Focus on Fisheries with Scott Baker

August 25, 2014 | Scott Baker

Who is Scott Baker? Find out what he does and what he hopes to blog about.