Coastwatch Magazine Highlights NC’s Nightscapes, How Marshes Capture Carbon, and More

March 26, 2020 | Dave Shaw

The new edition of Coastwatch covers a broad range of content, including a look at a new project that crisscrossed the Outer Albemarle Peninsula to document some of the darkest skies on the Atlantic seaboard.

New Project Supports Coastal Resiliency and Planning

March 25, 2020 | Chloe Tenn

The North Carolina Division of Coastal Management has received more than $1.1 million dollars as one of 27 new grants awarded by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation’s Emergency Coastal Resilience Fund. North Carolina Sea Grant is among the partners on the project.

Shrimp and fishing boats docked in Raccoon Creek in Oriental.

Deadline Extended for Economic Impact Survey of North Carolina’s Commercial Fishermen

March 24, 2020 | Katie Mosher

April 30 is the new deadline for commercial fishermen to return a survey on economic impacts of the industry.

New Research Focuses on Seaweed’s Impact on Estuaries

March 12, 2020 | Katelyn Vause

A new study is exploring the impact of non-native seaweed in the North Carolina Coastal Reserve & National Estuarine Research Reserve.

North Carolina’s Commercial Fishermen to Receive Economic Impact Survey

February 28, 2020 | Katelyn Vause

A new study will calculate the economic impacts of their industry. All active fishermen — almost 2,500 individuals — are receiving the survey by mail.