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: https://youtu.be/gREv0V-a084

sauteed soft crabs with fresh lime_Vanda Lewis

And the Science Says: Seafood Consumers Want Recipes

April 24, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Amid stay-at home orders, people are cooking more meals in their own kitchens — and research shows many folks want recipes for North Carolina seafood.

Regional Flood-Resilience Research Considers Communities and Infrastructure

April 20, 2020 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina coastal scientists and local officials are key partners for a Sea Grant research project in which experts from four South Atlantic states not only will quantify the impacts of flooding on access to infrastructure, but also will consider associated economic costs to coastal communities.

Research to Identify How Plastic Litter Reaches Pamlico Sound

April 16, 2020 | Katelyn Vause

New research will investigate how much plastic travels from the upper areas of the Neuse River watershed into the Pamlico Sound.

New Projects Study Oyster, Shrimp and Crab Populations

April 9, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Three new North Carolina Sea Grant projects are studying impacts on the state’s oyster, brown shrimp, and blue crab populations.