NC WRRI and Sea Grant Open Graduate Research Applications

September 11, 2018 | Lee Cannon

North Carolina’s Water Resources Research Institute and Sea Grant programs are seeking applications for graduate student research projects in the areas of contaminants, aquaculture and watershed management. Up to five $10,000 fellowships are available. The...

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WRRI Partners with NC Sea Grant to Expand Community Funding Statewide

September 5, 2018 | Lee Cannon

WRRI is teaming up with North Carolina Sea Grant this year for the fourth annual Community Collaborative Research Grant program (CCRG). The program is accepting proposals now through Nov. 20, 2018 and brings together university...

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Lee Cannon Joins WRRI, NC Space Grant and NC Sea Grant Teams

August 29, 2018 | Anna Martin

Lee Cannon has joined Water Resource Research Institute of the UNC System (WRRI) as the new communications specialist in charge of crafting messaging and sharing outcomes of the program research, education and outreach to audiences...

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Barrow Receives Award for Excellence

May 11, 2018 | Danielle Costantini

Danielle Costantini Contact: Katie Mosher, 919-515-9069, kmosher@ncsu.edu
 Mary Beth Barrow received an Award for Excellence from NC State University’s Office of Research, Innovation and Economic Development. Photo by Sasha Campbell Mary Beth Barrow, fiscal officer...

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Frank Lopez Leads NC Sea Grant/WRRI Extension

April 30, 2018 | Marisa Incremona

April 27, 2018 | Marisa Incremona   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Katie Mosher, kmosher@ncsu.edu, 919-515-9069 Frank Lopez is the new extension director for North Carolina Sea Grant and the state’s Water Resources Research Institute. “We...

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Communications position open for NC WRRI and Space Grant programs

March 19, 2018 | Anna Martin

The Public Communications Specialist shares results of research projects and outreach efforts funded or administered by the Water Resources Research Institute of the University of North Carolina and North Carolina Space Grant. This includes working...

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WRRI and NC Sea Grant Name Five Graduate Fellows

August 15, 2017 | Marisa Incremona

Contact:  Katie Mosher, North Carolina Sea Grant, 919-515-9069, katie_mosher@ncsu.edu Nicole Wilkinson, Water Resources Research Institute, 919-513-1216, nicole_wilkinson@ncsu.edu Five graduate students are starting new research projects that explore current water resources and coastal issues in North Carolina. These...

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Triangle Area Stewardship Developments Celebrated

May 5, 2017 | Christy Perrin

Four land development projects were honored during the seventh annual awards ceremony for the Greater Triangle Stewardship Development Awards Program (GTSDA). These awards recognize development projects in the Triangle area that go above and beyond...

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EPA Funds Innovative School Effort in Black Creek Watershed

June 29, 2016 | Christy Perrin

WRRI, on behalf of the Black Creek Watershed Association, has been awarded $143,000 in US EPA section 319 funds for continuing the restoration of Black Creek watershed in Cary, NC. The centerpiece of the grant...

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WRRI and NC Sea Grant Moving offices at NC State University

November 9, 2015 | Anna Martin

The headquarters offices for the Water Resources Research Institute of the University of North Carolina System and North Carolina Sea Grant will move to a new location at NC State University during the week of...

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