Estuarine Research Fellowship Applications Open

June 24, 2020 | Katie Mosher

The Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership and North Carolina Sea Grant are accepting applications for the 2020 Graduate Fellowship in Estuarine Research. The deadline is Aug. 3, 2020.

Small yellow flowers are characteristic of the American persimmon.

Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas Earns National Honors

June 23, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas has earned two high honors from the American Library Association. Written by Paul Hosier, the book is published by North Carolina Sea Grant and the University of North Carolina Press.

An example of the pollinator-friendly design template

New Landscaping Design Guide Features Native Coastal NC Plants

June 23, 2020 | Katie Mosher

A new set of landscaping design templates is available online from the Coastal Landscapes Initiative. The 10 designs feature plants native to coastal North Carolina and are intended for anyone interested in updating their yard or garden

Summer Coastwatch Looks at Climate Change Predictions for NC

June 22, 2020 | Dave Shaw

The award-winning Coastwatch magazine has just released its Summer 2020 issue. The latest edition of the flagship publication from North Carolina Sea Grant covers a broad range of content, including a look at climate predictions for the state, as well as new longterm strategies for adapting eastern N.C roads and bridges in the face of increased flooding.

Ricci Named NC Sea Grant/NC Space Grant Research Fellow

June 19, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant and North Carolina Space Grant have announced a graduate student researcher for their 2020-21 joint fellowship program. Shannon Ricci, a Ph.D. student in the Center for Geospatial Analytics at North Carolina State University, will use the funding for her project: Monitoring visitation at North Carolina artificial reef sites using very high-resolution satellite imagery.