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NC Sea Grant Offers Online Bookstore, Holiday Specials


Sandra Harris, 919-515-9101,
E-Ching Lee, 919-515-9098,

Posted Wednesday, November 25, 2015

In time for you to take advantage of our holiday specials, North Carolina Sea Grant has launched its online bookstore at

We are offering specials on books and Coastwatch magazine this season through Jan. 8, 2016.

Coastal Books

NC Sea Grant books and magazine
Get these North Carolina Sea Grant publications during our holiday sale. Hazel the crab not included. Photo by E-Ching Lee

Use the code NCSG_15 to get 15 percent off these three books. And shipping is free.

North Carolina’s Amazing Coast: Natural Wonders from Alligators to Zoeas emerged from a partnership between North Carolina and Georgia Sea Grant programs. Read about the margined sea star, the bottlenose dolphin and the red wolf, along with many other fantastic creatures.

This book will be a great gift for anyone who lives near — or loves — the coast. It is a great resource for teachers as well.

Mariner’s Menu: 30 Years of Fresh Seafood Ideas, is perfect for any cook, cookbook collector or seafood enthusiast.

It contains more than 100 original recipes developed by the dedicated testers and tasters of the North Carolina State University Seafood Lab kitchen. Mariner’s Menu is filled with photos, safety tips, helpful hints and delicious recipes.

Seashells of North Carolina features photographs and descriptions of 261 shells that can be found along our beautiful coast.

Coastwatch Magazine

Our award-winning magazine is for anyone who would love to visit the North Carolina coast throughout the year. It features in-depth stories on coastal science, history, culture and natural resources.

With our BOGO offer, buy or renew a one-year subscription for Coastwatch for $15 and get another one-year subscription for free. For renewal subscriptions, please include your customer number in the “Comments/Special Requests” section. Your customer number is found on your address label.

For questions, please contact Sandra Harris at 919-515-9101 or

NC State will be closed Dec. 24, 2015, to Jan. 1, 2016. To ensure delivery by Christmas, please place your order by Dec. 17, 2015. All other orders will be processed after the university reopens on Jan. 4, 2016.

North Carolina Sea Grant wishes you a happy holiday!


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