National Fisheries Fellow to Focus on Dolphinfish

August 11, 2020 | Katie Mosher

A North Carolina State University doctoral student, Matthew Damiano, is among the newest fellows selected by a joint program of the National Marine Fisheries Service and the National Sea Grant College Program to address the critical need for the next generation of specialized experts in fisheries management. He was nominated by North Carolina Sea Grant.

NC STEM Policy Fellows Begin Duties

August 3, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina’s first STEM Policy Fellows begin their yearlong assignments this week for two high-level state government offices.

New Academy Serves NC Shellfish Farmers

July 30, 2020 | Katie Mosher

The North Carolina Shellfish Farming Academy launched in June, with its inaugural sessions at Carteret Community College. Based on growing demand, another session is already set to start in September. North Carolina Sea Grant is a key partner.

Photo of a pollinator garden, with plants marked with ID plaques.

Coastal Landscaping Resources for Novices and Green Thumbs Alike

July 28, 2020 | Katie Mosher

If you’re looking for activities to keep you busy in the cooler months, consider sprucing up your yard with landscaping that’s both beautiful and sustainable.

Collaborative Research to Consider Oysters, Shorelines and Youth Training

July 23, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Three new projects in North Carolina’s coastal region are moving forward with funding from the Community Collaborative Research Grant Program. Topics include safety of shellfish harvests, efficient shoreline restoration and youth leadership training.