“Lessons in Mariculture” Launches for High Schoolers

September 18, 2019 | Dave Shaw

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.

NC Sea Grant Offers Funding Opportunities

September 10, 2019 | Dave Shaw

North Carolina Sea Grant is seeking proposals for grants of various sizes and content. Funding will range from small projects under $10,000 to a collaborative regional funding opportunity of $400,000 across four states.

Sea Grant’s Scott Baker Discusses Saltwater Angling in NC

September 3, 2019 | Dave Shaw

The N.C Wildlife Resources Commission “Outside Voices” speakers series kicks off its fall season on Sept. 17 with Scott Baker, fisheries specialist at North Carolina Sea Grant. Baker will discuss the results of a statewide needs assessment of saltwater anglers — and much more.

Researchers Forecast Healthier Neuse River Oxygen Levels

June 17, 2019 | Dave Shaw

As summer officially starts this week, scientists at North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are forecasting higher levels of dissolved oxygen for the Neuse River Estuary. Compared to last summer, the predictive model indicates a smaller likelihood of stresses to the ecosystem, including fish kills. North Carolina Sea Grant funded the research.

Coastal Science Cafe Explores Consumer Appetites for Lesser-Known Seafood

April 8, 2019 | Dave Shaw

On Thursday, April 11, the Coastal Science Cafe will return to the Bistro Diner’s Club in Morehead City for “If You Serve It, Will They Come?”