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Jun 16, 2021

North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant Announce Joint Fellows

North Carolina Sea Grant and NC Space Grant are pleased to announce recipients of joint graduate research fellowships for 2021-22: Maya Hoon of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Jessica Richter of East Carolina University.

Mar 3, 2021

Registration Opens for 2021 NC Aquaculture Development Conference

Registration is now open for the 33rd Annual North Carolina Aquaculture Development Conference. With virtual sessions this year, the event will bring the general public together with current and prospective fish and shellfish farmers, scientists, and experts from state and federal agencies to discuss updates and opportunities for the industry.

Feb 3, 2021

Knauss Fellows Begin Service

NOAA and the National Sea Grant Office have announced placements for the 2021 class of the Sea Grant John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship program -- and the application period is open now for next year's fellowships.

Jan 21, 2021

Applications Open for 2021 NOAA Fisheries/National Sea Grant Fellowships

North Carolina Sea Grant is accepting applications from North Carolina graduate students for the 2021 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries/National Sea Grant College Program fellowships. This opportunity is open to U.S. citizens who are doctoral students in academic institutions in the United States and its territories.

Nov 18, 2020

Some Sport Fish Are Caught Repeatedly – Which Could Throw Off Population Estimates

“Think of it this way,” says Brendan Runde, first author of the study and a Ph.D. student at NC State. “Let’s say you tagged 1,000 fish and recaptured 100 of them for a first time. After re-releasing those 100 fish, you would only expect to recapture 10 of them a second time. But that’s not what we’re seeing."