A few years ago, the Gulf of Maine Research Institute (GMRI) started a campaign called Out of the Blue. This campaign was encouraging more restaurants to serve more underused fish[ READ MORE ]
Do you want to earn your Junior Ranger Badge?
Download the book or get a copy from your local park. Complete as many activities as possible. Mail or email your[ READ MORE ]
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In 2016, 35% of North Carolina licensed commercial fishermen were ages 51-65 and only 19% were ages 19-34. The 65 and older age group even has[ READ MORE ]
Representatives from several organizations gathered in Morehead City, NC this past Monday for a tour of year two of the Swan Island Oyster Sanctuary Project. This oyster restoration project in[ READ MORE ]
Shad in the Classroom is a program where students and teachers are involved in the actual recovery of the American Shad. In this program, participating classrooms receive fertilized eggs and[ READ MORE ]
In 1997, the Fisheries Reform Act was passed in North Carolina. This Act requires the NC Division of Marine Fisheries to "prepare Fishery Management Plans (FMPs) recreationally and commercially significant[ READ MORE ]