An illustration of flow-through aquaculture systems, or raceways. Illustration by Melissa D. Smith

‘Lessons in Mariculture’ Earns Award for Excellence

July 7, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Lessons in Mariculture, a set of 10 free educational resources published by North Carolina Sea Grant, has won an APEX Award for Excellence in the Campaigns, Programs & Plans – Education & Training category.

Coastwatch Magazine Nets Another Award

July 6, 2020 | Lee Cannon

Coastwatch magazine, the flagship publication from North Carolina Sea Grant, has won a 2020 APEX Award of Excellence in print publications. The award is the sixth prominent honor for the print and online magazine in just the last two years.

Estuarine Research Fellowship Applications Open

June 24, 2020 | Katie Mosher

The Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership and North Carolina Sea Grant are accepting applications for the 2020 Graduate Fellowship in Estuarine Research. The deadline is Aug. 3, 2020.

Small yellow flowers are characteristic of the American persimmon.

Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas Earns National Honors

June 23, 2020 | Katie Mosher

Seacoast Plants of the Carolinas has earned two high honors from the American Library Association. Written by Paul Hosier, the book is published by North Carolina Sea Grant and the University of North Carolina Press.

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