Sea Grant Specialists to Present at NC Catch Summit

March 6, 2015 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant extension specialists Scott Baker and Barry Nash will be speaking at the North Carolina Catch Summit March 24 at the Ocracoke Community Center. Sea Grant is an event sponsor.

Katie Mosher, North Carolina Sea Grant, 919-515-9069,
Rosemary Johnson, Hyde County, 252-926-4474,

NC Sea Grant Opens Core Funding Cycle

March 4, 2015 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant invites preproposals for coastal and marine research projects for the 2016-2018 core funding cycle. Completed preproposals are due April 10, 2015.

Contact: Katie Mosher,, 919-515-9069

Three NC Scholars Begin Knauss Fellowship

February 25, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

Nichola Clark, Carolyn Doherty and Meagan Dunphy-Daly have started their duties as 2015 Dean John A. Knauss Marine Policy fellows. They are from Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment.

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

Fisheries Meeting Planned for Central NC Coast

February 23, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

The American Fisheries Society Tidewater Chapter will hold their 29th annual meeting at the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores on March 5 to 7. North Carolina Sea Grant is a sponsor.

Contact: Scott Baker, 910-962-2492,

Chuck Weirich Joins NC Sea Grant

February 19, 2015 | E-Ching Lee

Chuck Weirich recently joined North Carolina Sea Grant as marine aquaculture specialist. He is based in Morehead City.

Contact: E-Ching Lee, North Carolina Sea Grant, 919-515-9098,