In the latest issue of Coastwatch magazine, readers will learn about applied, collaborative research for oyster aquaculture, along with updates on the menhaden fishery along the East Coast, and emerging contaminants such as GenX.
The American Meteorological Society has selected Jessica Whitehead, North Carolina Sea Grant’s coastal communities hazards adaptation specialist, as a member of its inaugural Early Career Leadership Academy. She is one of 34 scientists selected as diverse and competent emerging leaders in weather, water, and climate science.
North Carolina Sea Grant’s research projects and fellowships address current and emerging marine, coastal and watershed issues. Five opportunities have application deadlines in coming weeks.
North Carolina Sea Grant recently earned multiple honors for communications, including from the Wake County Soil and Water Conservation District, and the N.C. Association of Government Information Officers.