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Oct 26, 2020

Coastwatch Magazine Earns National Accolades

The National Sea Grant Communicators network singled out Coastwatch magazine for recognition during a virtual celebration of the network’s biannual Excellence in Communication Award. The magazine was the sole periodical from 34 Sea Grant programs across the country that judges named among the three finalists for the award.

Oct 9, 2020

Oyster Shellabration Set for Oct. 12 to 16

Make plans now to virtually “shellabrate” the environmental, economic, cultural and culinary importance of oysters during North Carolina Oyster Week, Oct. 12 to 16. The week is co-hosted by North Carolina Sea Grant, the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources, and the North Carolina Coastal Federation.

Jul 30, 2020

New Academy Serves NC Shellfish Farmers

The North Carolina Shellfish Farming Academy launched in June, with its inaugural sessions at Carteret Community College. Based on growing demand, another session is already set to start in September. North Carolina Sea Grant is a key partner.

Jun 10, 2019

Coastwatch Explains How the State Ensures NC Shellfish Are Safe to Eat

The Summer 2019 issue of Coastwatch magazine takes an in-depth look how state officials are keeping home-grown shellfish safe to eat. The latest edition of North Carolina Sea Grant's flagship publication also explores much more, including new science and initiatives affecting coastal North Carolina.

Feb 28, 2019

2019 N.C. Oyster Summit Set for March 12

Oyster reef restoration, aquaculture and wild harvests are among the topics for the 2019 North Carolina Oyster Summit that will be held March 12 in Raleigh. North Carolina Sea Grant research and outreach projects will be among those highlighted.