Spencer Rogers, North Carolina Sea Grant’s coastal construction and erosion specialist, will present “Hurricane Resistant Construction: Fact or Fiction? (and how to get your insurance company to pay for it)” on Oct. 29 at UNC Wilmington. He will explain best practices in storm-resistant construction and how to help offset costs.
Panels, posters and lightning talks will highlight a wide range of perspectives on a number of topics, including resilient communities.
North Carolina Sea Grant is collaborating on a new project to keep sharks away from commercial fishing gear.
North Carolina Sea Grant recently released the new issue of its flagship publication, Coastwatch magazine, to coincide with the first day of Fall. The print and online editions of the Autumn 2019 issue explore a wide range of stories across three millennia.
North Carolina Sea Grant is looking for a coastal resilience specialist to be stationed at the program’s Raleigh office. Requirements and other details are available in the online posting: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/123332.