NC Sea Grant Launches Fisheries Science Class for Fishermen

January 22, 2019 | Dave Shaw

Registration is now open for Scott Baker and Sara Mirabilio’s new course, “Introductory Fisheries Science for Fishermen.”

New Guide to N.C. Coastal Landscaping Available at Green & Growin’ Event

January 11, 2019 | Julie Leibach

Contact: Julie Leibach | | 919-515-1092 A handy new landscaping guide to native plants of North Carolina has been published by the Coastal Landscapes Initiative, a collaboration that includes North Carolina Sea Grant. The…

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New Coastwatch Covers Hurricane Season, Bull Sharks, Drone Imagery

December 13, 2018 | Dave Shaw

The Autumn issue of Coastwatch, North Carolina Sea Grant’s flagship publication, looks back on hurricane season, reveals new research on bull sharks, follows an innovative project to map oyster reefs by using drone imagery — and much more.

North Carolina’s Incoming Knauss Fellows Look Forward to D.C.

December 12, 2018 | Marisa Incremona

Four Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship finalists nominated by North Carolina Sea Grant will serve for a year in the federal executive and legislative branches in Washington, D.C. Alicia M. Cheripka, Jill Hamilton, Chrissy Hayes and William Thaxton will start their placements in February 2019.

Melinda Martinez and Emily Ury take measurements in coastal wetlands

NC Sea Grant – NC Space Grant 2019 Fellows Selected

December 11, 2018 | Lee Cannon

The 2019 North Carolina Sea Grant – NC Space Grant Graduate Research Fellows will identify early warning signs of “ghost forests” forming, using drones and remote sensing technology. Melinda Martinez of North Carolina State University…

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