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.
Clavelina oblonga, an invasive marine fouling species, not only reduces diversity in communities it invades, it also interferes in their recovery following natural disasters — a process known as “succession.” New research has had funding from NC Sea Grant.
North Carolina Sea Grant is accepting applications for the 2021-22 NC STEM Policy Fellowship until 5 p.m. on March 23. Graduate students will be placed into high-level state government offices focusing on policy topics related to science, technology, engineering and mathematics.