Sea Grant Offers Marine Finfish Aquaculture Workshop

March 19, 2015 |

North Carolina and Virginia Sea Grant programs are collaborating to highlight best management practices, or BMPs, for marine finfish aquaculture in North Carolina.

E-Ching Lee, 919-515-9098,
Chuck Weirich, 252-222-6314,

April 14 Coastal Conference Draws NC Leaders

March 10, 2015 | Katie Mosher

Learn which leaders — university researchers, government officials from the federal, state and local levels, and representatives of nonprofits and industry — will be spotlighted at North Carolina’s Coastal Conference on April 14. Links to draft agenda and registration also included.

Contact: Katie Mosher, 919-515-9069,

Deputy Director, Women in Fishing, Oyster Restoration Featured in Coastwatch

March 9, 2015 | Sandra Harris

North Carolina Sea Grant’s Winter 2015 issue of Coastwatch is now available. In this issue, read about Deputy Director John Fear, women in fishing, oyster restoration and North Carolina’s coastal habitats.

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

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