NC Sea Grant/APNEP Offer Joint Fellowship

April 2, 2015 |

North Carolina Sea Grant and the Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership, or APNEP, are accepting applications for the 2015 Graduate Fellowship in Estuarine Research.

Contact: John Fear, 919-515-9104,

NC Sea Grant Symposium Spurs Coastal Research

March 23, 2015 | Katie Mosher

North Carolina Sea Grant’s 2014 research symposium has lived up to its title: Investments and Opportunities. Based on topics and issues highlighted during the symposium, three projects have been selected for funding.

Katie Mosher, 919-515-9069,
John Fear, 919-515-9104,

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,