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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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…

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CMAST’s Stoskopf Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

October 12, 2016 | CMAST

Story by ~Jordan Bartel/NC State Veterinary Medicine Michael Stoskopf was still a student at Colorado State University when he attended his first American Association of Zoo Veterinarians meeting in Atlanta. And now, 42 years later,…

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Seth Theuerkauf wins NC Sea Grant / NC Space Grant Joint Award

September 8, 2016 | CMAST

(Reprinted from www.seagrant.ncsu.edu) Lindsey Smart and Seth Theuerkauf are recipients of graduate research fellowships offered jointly by North Carolina Sea Grant and North Carolina Space Grant. The fellowship, inaugurated this year, offers graduate students across the state support…

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Two CMASTers awarded CCA NC Scholarship

July 14, 2016 | CMAST

CCA NC Scholorship Chairman Bill Mandulak presented the 2016 CCA NC Scholorship recipients last week on behalf of the CCA NC Scholarship Committee. NCSU Center for Marine Sciences and Technology Graduate School Student Brendan Runde…

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Seafood Lab Summer

June 24, 2016 | CMAST

The NC Seafood Lab is excited about a program is being developed at East Carteret HS and Hatteras HS by Karen Amspacher, Director of the Core Sound Waterfowl Museum and Heritage Center on Harkers Island in Carteret…

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Campers Explore Marine Sciences

June 23, 2016 | CMAST

[Reprinted from Carteret County News-Times, Cheryl Burke. Pictured, Dr. Vicky Thayer with the Marine Mammal Stranding Network teaches students how to assemble dolphin vertebrae Monday during the Brad Sneeden Marine Science Academy. (Cheryl Burke photo)]…

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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…

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Semester @ CMAST

May 12, 2016 | CMAST

CMAST welcomed its inaugural cohort of undergraduate students for the 2016 Spring Semester@CMAST Program. With seed funding from the Provost’s Office, the Semester @ CMAST is the first-of-its-kind NC State commitment for a semester-long, academic…

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Unmanned surface vehicle with 3 of the 4 Principal Investigators

Unmanned Surface Vehicle Launched

May 11, 2016 | CMAST

The construction of a custom-built Unmanned Surface Vehicle (USV) for NC State/CMAST was funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation, and will provide a robotic, shallow-water survey platform for seafloor and water quality…

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