NC Seafood Industry, Marine Debris, Seafood Availability Chart Featured in Coastwatch

December 5, 2014 | Sandra Harris

The Holiday 2014 issue of Coastwatch magazine is now available. Learn about the seafood supply chain in the state, get tips on selecting and preparing frozen seafood, learn how to prepare a few recipes that package seafood for cooking and check out the new double-sided North Carolina Seafood Availability poster.

Contact: E-Ching Lee, 919-515-9098,

Coastwatch Has Holiday BOGO Offer

November 20, 2014 | Sandra Harris

North Carolina Sea Grant is running its popular “Buy One, Gift One” offer for its flagship magazine, Coastwatch. Through Dec. 31, 2014, buy or renew a one-year subscription at the regular price of $15 and get a free one-year subscription to gift to a friend.

Contact: Sandra Harris, 919-515-9101,

North Carolina Sea Grant Has Books for Your Holiday Gifts

November 20, 2014 | Sandra Harris

For the holiday season, North Carolina Sea Grant is offering 20 percent off three popular books until Dec. 31, 2014. We also offer free shipping.

Contact: Sandra Harris, 919-515-9101,

Researcher-Educator Exchange Forum Seeks Scientists

November 17, 2014 | E-Ching Lee

The Researcher-Educator Exchange Forum (REEF) is accepting applications from scientists for its 2015 forum set for Jan. 23 and 24, 2015, at NC State University in Raleigh, N.C. Applications must be submitted by Dec. 15, 2014.

Carrie Thomas, 919-515-7839,
Terri Kirby Hathaway, 252-475-5486,

Coastal Society Honors Sea Grant’s Schiavinato

November 7, 2014 | Katie Mosher

The Coastal Society has presented its Distinguished Service Award to Lisa Schiavinato, North Carolina Sea Grant’s, law, policy and community development specialist. The announcement came this week as part of the society’s joint meeting with Restore America’s Estuaries, held in Washington, D.C.

Katie Mosher, North Carolina Sea Grant, 919-515-9069,
Judy Tucker, The Coastal Society, 757-565-0999,