Coastwatch Magazine Publishes the Summer 2021 Issue

June 24, 2021 | Dave Shaw

The latest edition of North Carolina Sea Grant’s award-winning magazine follows the Crystal Skipper butterfly through the dunes, looks at the future of flood mapping, explores how weather events affect water quality, and much more....

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North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant Announce Joint Fellows

June 16, 2021 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant are pleased to announce recipients of joint graduate research fellowships for 2021-22: Maya Hoon of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Jessica Richter of East Carolina University....

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Registration Opens for the Summer Shellfish Farming Academy

June 3, 2021 | Dave Shaw

Carteret Community College is once again offering the Shellfish Farming Academy. This summer’s course covers shellfish farming techniques and strategies, as well as how to obtain a shellfish lease and start a business in North Carolina....

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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....

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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....

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