An example of the pollinator-friendly design template

New Landscaping Design Guide Features Native Coastal NC Plants

June 23, 2020 | Katie Mosher

A new set of landscaping design templates is available online from the Coastal Landscapes Initiative. The 10 designs feature plants native to coastal North Carolina and are intended for anyone interested in updating their yard or garden

Ricci Named NC Sea Grant/NC Space Grant Research Fellow

June 19, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant and North Carolina Space Grant have announced a graduate student researcher for their 2020-21 joint fellowship program. Shannon Ricci, a Ph.D. student in the Center for Geospatial Analytics at North Carolina State University, will use the funding for her project: Monitoring visitation at North Carolina artificial reef sites using very high-resolution satellite imagery.

seafood photos

NC Seafood Featured in New Poster Series

June 2, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant has released downloadable seafood posters featuring new, kitchen-tested recipes from Mariner’s Menu.

Carla Barbieri of Cary, North Carolina, observes oysters in production on a shellfish farm tour in early March. Photo by Jane Harrison

NC Oyster Trail Accepting Applications for Membership

May 27, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Interested in joining? Check out

Wilmington homeowner in front of stormwater pond_by Jane Harrison

Nature-Inspired Landscaping Featured in Virtual Science Cafe on Thursday

April 29, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Three members of the Coastal Landscapes Initiative will be featured in a virtual science cafe hosted by the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 30. Join online: