Rogers Offers Coastal Construction 101

October 13, 2014 | Katie Mosher

Spencer Rogers, North Carolina Sea Grant’s coastal construction and erosion specialist, has good advice for anyone living — or considering living — on the coast: Remember, there is no such thing as a hurricane-proof building on a barrier island. Read on to find out what else Pam Smith found out at a recent N.C. Coastal Federation event in Wrightsville Beach.

Major Legislative Updates from 2013-2014 Session, Part II

September 26, 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 II summarizes provisions from the 2014 State Budget that have general application to environmental law and policy in North Carolina. While these provisions have application to the coastal region, they also have wider applicability. Please see also Part I, which summarizes the Session Laws and provisions from the State Budget that relate more specifically to coastal law and policy.

NC Sea Grant is a Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador!

September 23, 2014 | Jessica Whitehead

Are you ready to Be A Force of Nature? North Carolina Sea Grant is! On August 29, 2014, North Carolina Sea Grant became the latest Sea Grant program accepted to NOAA’s Weather Ready Nation Ambassadors Initiative!

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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