NC Oyster Week Is Oct. 11 Through 15

September 29, 2021 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Oyster Week is Oct. 11 through 15. The “shellebration” entails in-person and virtual oyster-related events along the coast and in the Triangle region.

New South Atlantic Fellowship to Focus on Reef Fish

September 23, 2021 | Carrie Clower

North Carolina Sea Grant is accepting applications for a new South Atlantic Reef Fish Extension and Communication Fellowship. Applications are due Oct. 15, 2021.

Coastwatch Features an Exclusive Sneak Peek Inside Bland Simpson’s New Book

September 22, 2021 | Dave Shaw

The new issue of North Carolina Sea Grant’s award-winning Coastwatch magazine includes an exclusive first look inside North Carolina: Land of Water, Land of Sky, the latest work from Bland Simpson.

New Video Series Highlights Native Plants for Coastal Landscapes

September 13, 2021 |

The Coastal Landscapes Initiative has released the first three videos in a series featuring native N.C. plants. Each video focuses on the plant’s main attributes and growing requirements, such as pollinator attraction and drought tolerance.

Applications Open for NC Sea Grant/WRRI Graduate Student Research Projects

September 7, 2021 | Lauren Pharr

North Carolina Sea Grant and the NC Water Resources Research Institute are seeking applications for graduate student research projects. Graduate students in good academic standing and currently enrolled in accredited colleges and universities in North Carolina are eligible to apply.