North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant are pleased to announce recipients of joint graduate research fellowships for 2021-22: Maya Hoon of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Jessica Richter of East Carolina University.
Carteret Community College is once again offering the Shellfish Farming Academy. This summer’s course covers shellfish farming techniques and strategies, as well as how to obtain a shellfish lease and start a business in North Carolina.
North Carolina’s coastal region will be busy this summer — and partners across the state are working to ensure beachgoers have safety on their minds.
Cultivated shellfish now represent over half of the total economic impact of shellfish in the state.
The dead trees don’t contribute as much as soils, but they should still be accounted for, researchers say.