The staff and research fellows at the North Carolina Coastal Resources Law, Planning and Policy Center are actively involved in cutting-edge legal research pertaining to coastal, wetland and ocean policy.

Coastal and Offshore Wind Energy

Estuarine Shoreline Management

  • Schiavinato, Lisa and J. Kalo, eds., 2014. Management Strategies for North Carolina’s Estuarine Shoreline, UNC-SG-14-01, North Carolina Sea Grant, and N.C. Coastal Resources Law, Policy and Planning Center, Raleigh, NC.

Heirs’ Property

Ocean Resources Management

Oceanfront Property (Public vs. Private Rights)


Sand Beaches (Public vs. Private Rights)

Waterfront Access