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Marine Science Students Continue Studies Amid Outbreak

April 17, 2020 | CMAST

By Mike Shutak, originally published in the Carteret County News-Times. While marine science students’ fieldwork has been put on hold due to the coronavirus outbreak, their learning continues....

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WhaleScale Hits Apple App Store

June 27, 2017 | CMAST

WhaleScale – an app for estimating the weight of stranded cetaceans (dolphins and whales) from their length in order to inform decision-making during management of stranding events – is now available for free download to...

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Spotlight on Jacob Krause

May 19, 2017 | CMAST

CMAST is excited to launch a new feature in our newsletter where we will be highlighting our graduate students and residents working at CMAST. This month we interview Jacob Krause. Describe the path that led you...

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Invasive and Native Marsh Grasses May Provide Similar Benefits to Protected Wetlands

February 27, 2017 | CMAST

Photo above: From left to right, Katelyn Theuerkauf (NC State), Samantha Godwin (NC Coastal Reserve) and Brandon Puckett (NC Coastal Reserve) deploy stakes to monitor marsh erosion at Currituck Banks Reserve. Photo: Seth Theuerkauf (Reprinted from...

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