Mirabilio Recognized for Service, Leadership

November 3, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

The Natural Resources Leadership Institute, or NRLI, honored Sara Mirabilio for her contributions to the program.

Contact: Katie Mosher, 919-515-9069, katie_mosher@ncsu.edu

Sea Grant Accepting 2017 Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship Applications

November 3, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

North Carolina Sea Grant is accepting applications for the 2017 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship, offered by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Sea Grant Office.

Contact:
John Fear, 919-515-9104, jmfear@ncsu.edu
Debra Lynch, 919-515-9102, debra_lynch@ncsu.edu

2016 NC Coastal Policy Fellowship Accepting Applications

September 29, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

North Carolina Sea Grant and the N.C. Coastal Resources Law, Planning and Policy Center are accepting applications for a fellowship opportunity. Two successful applicants will each receive a grant of up to $5,000 for one semester in the 2016 calendar year. The fellowship is open to graduate students attending an accredited North Carolina university or college.

Contact: Lisa Schiavinato, 919-515-1895, lcschiav@ncsu.edu

NC Sea Grant, Coastal Reserve Seek Research Fellow

September 28, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

North Carolina Sea Grant and the North Carolina Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve are accepting applications for the 2016 N.C. Coastal Reserve Fellowship. The fellowship is open to North Carolina-based graduate students.

Contact:
Brandon Puckett, 252-838-0851, brandon.puckett@ncdenr.gov
John Fear, 919-515-9104, jmfear@ncsu.edu

Shellfish Aquaculture, Southern Flounder and Carolina Bays Featured in Coastwatch

September 8, 2015 | Sandra Harris

North Carolina Sea Grant’s Autumn 2015 issue of Coastwatch is now available. In this issue, read about: two Sea Grant-funded efforts to expand shellfish aquaculture in North Carolina; using observers to keep the southern flounder fishery open; coverage of shark bites on North Carolina’s coast this summer; significance of Carolina bays to our coastal world; and more.

Contact: E-Ching Lee, 919-515-9098, eching_lee@ncsu.edu