After their popular introductory fisheries science course, North Carolina Sea Grant’s fisheries extension specialists Scott Baker and Sara Mirabilio are launching a companion class that provides an overview of the process of North Carolina’s marine fisheries management. Confirmed speakers include Steve Murphey, director of N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries.
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.
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 accepting applications from North Carolina graduate students for the 2021 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. The deadline is Feb. 21, 2020.
North Carolina Sea Grant is now offering ” Lessons in Mariculture,” an online suite of free lesson plans for high school science classrooms, and courses in career and technical programs.