CMAST Partners With Surf City’s Sea Turtle Hospital

May 30, 2019 | April Norris

This story originally appeared on WECT.  At the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center, Dr. Craig Harms is making the rounds before his patients get discharged from the hospital. “We’re doing a wellness…

CMAST and NOAA Study Leatherback Sea Turtle for Protected Species Program

May 29, 2019 | April Norris

The Marine Health Program at NC State Center for Marine Sciences and Technology (CMAST) recently took part in 10 days of field work off the North Carolina coast to study leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea)…

Second Annual “Semester at CMAST” a Success

August 30, 2017 | CMAST

CMAST was pleased to welcome our second annual Semester at CMAST students for the 2017 spring semester. Semester at CMAST is the first-of-its-kind NC State commitment for a semester-long, academic coastal and marine program for…

CMAST Coastal Quarters Opens

May 19, 2017 | CMAST

CMAST’s new residential facility, CMAST Coastal Quarters, officially opened this spring with the second class of the annual Semester @ CMAST program. The need for housing to support visiting faculty, undergraduates, and staff was part…
Simulated sedation of "Calvin."

Stranding Network Conducts Training on “Calvin”

April 3, 2017 | CMAST

(pictured, Simulated sedation of “Calvin”,. the 22′ inflatable whale used for training) Members of the NC Marine Mammal Stranding Network from NC State CMAST, NC Division of Marine Fisheries, the NC Aquariums, the NC Maritime…
Dr. David Green

CMAST Bids Fond Farewell to Dr. David Green

January 10, 2017 | CMAST

  This article first appeared in the Department of Food, Bioprocessing and Nutrition Sciences Digest 2016, by Suzanne Standard. Ask most anyone involved in North Carolina’s seafood industry if they’ve crossed paths with Dr. David…
Dolphin skeleton hanging in CMAST Lobby

“Josie” dolphin skeleton flies high!

May 17, 2016 | CMAST

“Josie,” a re-articulated bottlenose dolphin skeleton, is the newest addition to the CMAST family, now flying high in our lobby after a long journey from sea to ceiling. CMAST’s Dr. Vicky Thayer, Skeleton Crew Rearticulation…