What’s in the Water?

  • Coastal Research: Would You Swim Here?

    Students with the UNC Institute for the Environment’s Field Site program spent last semester researching how contaminants get into Beaufort’s Town Creek and what happens next.

  • Coastal Research: One Town’s Septic Risks

    UNC researchers recently presented findings from a study of how climate change and failing septic systems combine to affect Nags Head’s water quality and how the town is addressing problems.