Job Posting: NC Sea Grant Climate Resilience Extension Associate

November 24, 2020 | Katie Mosher

For Immediate Release Contact: Frank López, fmlopez@ncsu.edu; or Katie Mosher, kmosher@ncsu.edu North Carolina Sea Grant is seeking applications for a climate resilience extension associate, a two-year, grant-funded position. The extension associate will providing planning, implementation…

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NC Sea Grant Joins RISE for Local Foods

November 23, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant is among the sponsors of — and hosts for — the new RISE for Local Foods Internship program from the N.C. Local Food Council to support local producers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posters Highlight Seafood Availability by Season and Species

November 23, 2020 | Lauren Pharr

North Carolina Sea Grant has updated the popular N.C. Seafood Availability Charts. These double-side posters divide the state’s coastal regions by north and south in order to help consumers better understand what is coming to the dock and when.

Applications Open for 2021 NOAA Fisheries/National Sea Grant Fellowships

November 19, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant is accepting applications from North Carolina graduate students for the 2021 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries/National Sea Grant College Program fellowships. This opportunity is open to U.S. citizens who are doctoral students in academic institutions in the United States and its territories.

Some Sport Fish Are Caught Repeatedly – Which Could Throw Off Population Estimates

November 18, 2020 | Katie Mosher

“Think of it this way,” says Brendan Runde, first author of the study and a Ph.D. student at NC State. “Let’s say you tagged 1,000 fish and recaptured 100 of them for a first time. After re-releasing those 100 fish, you would only expect to recapture 10 of them a second time. But that’s not what we’re seeing.”