Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Coastwatch Vol. Issue , Winter 2010
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Various communities along the coast are looking for new ways to define sustainability for their area. One place community leaders can get together and share their ideas on sustainability is the growth strategies leadership-training course.
Community supported fisheries have taken off in North Carolina thanks to graduate students at Duke University. The students took research done by Susan Andreatta and applied it with more success than Andreatta initially had to create a thriving CSF program.
Jim Rice is studying the effects of hypoxia and how it affects juvenile fish in particular. Rice has several hypotheses he is testing to figure out just how hypoxia effects the growth rate of spot, a bottom dwelling fish.
There is an increase in oysters eaten in the winter months. However this means more shells that can be thrown away. Now there is a new option, shell recycling, which can help new oyster growth.
An overview of the contents of the report on ocean resources issues that North Carolina is facing as well as the existing ocean policies.
Terri Kirby Hathaway discusses how the answer to the question of how many oceans are on Earth, will depend on who you are talking to and when they learned about oceans.