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  • UNCW Professor Gets $1.5 Million Grant

    Dylan McNamara, chair of the University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography, has netted a $1.5 million grant to research how public policies affect economic decisions and the coastal environment.

  • Adult Summer Camp Does Coastal Science

    N.C. Coastal Reserve’s recent Summer Camp for Adults in Beaufort offered participants a chance to conduct conservation science, help the Rachel Carson Reserve with NOAA’s marine debris cleanup and learn about Duke Marine Lab’s Marine Robotics and Remote Sensing Program.

  • Cooper Urges Caution As Maria Approaches

    With the approach of Hurricane Maria this week, Gov. Roy Cooper is urging residents and visitors to prepare for the impending storm, which has caused respective officials to declare a state of emergency for Hyde and Dare counties.

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    Governor Announces Clean Water Grants

    Several coastal counties will receive part of the nearly $20 million in Clean Water Management Trust Fund grants awarded to help fund 50 projects that will conserve lands and protect waterways in North Carolina, Gov. Roy Cooper announced today.