NC Sea Grant Expands Work with Seafood and Aquaculture Industries

August 30, 2021 | Katie Mosher

NC Sea Grant is helping the seafood industry’s economic recovery from the impacts of the global COVID pandemic. Two new projects were among those announced by the National Sea Grant program in August 2021.

Coastal Landscaping Designs Win Award for Excellence

August 10, 2021 | Katie Mosher

A set of 10 landscaping design templates, published by the Coastal Landscapes Initiative, has won an APEX Award for Excellence in the One-of-a-Kind Publications – Green category. The designs feature plants native to coastal North Carolina, indicating which species work well together and how to arrange them on coastal property.

NC Sea Grant Seeks Coastal and Marine Education Specialist

July 15, 2021 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant is seeking applications for a coastal and marine education specialist. The full description is online at jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/146810. Application review begins Aug 13, 2021.

Rip Currents: Know Your Options

May 28, 2021 | Katie Mosher

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.

Oysters grown through aquaculture

Economic Impact of Shellfish Aquaculture Surpasses Wild Harvest for First Time

May 20, 2021 | Katie Mosher

Cultivated shellfish now represent over half of the total economic impact of shellfish in the state.