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Shark Week is year-round for IMS faculty

August 8, 2020

IMS faculty Dr Fodrie (MASC, IE), PhD student Jeff Plumlee (Fodrie lab, MASC), and masters student Savannah Ryburn (Bruno, MASC) are featured in Carteret County News-Time’s article about their continual research on sharks. To read more about their work follow … Read more

Dr. Paerl on climate change and tropical storms

August 7, 2020

Coastal Review Online writes about research from the Institute of Marine Sciences Professor Hans Paerl and colleagues that found a connection between climate change and tropical storm and hurricane flooding.  Study: Climate Change Key in Cycle of Floods

The Longest Running Shark Survey in the U.S.

August 7, 2020

The Well presents an article on the longest running shark survey which takes place on a 48-foot research vessel off the coast of Shackleford Banks in Carteret County. Several IMS, E3P, and MASC faculty are featured in the article. To read … Read more

Dr. Antonio Rodriguez talk’s rip current risk post Isais on WITN

August 5, 2020

Dr. Antonio Rodriguez speaks about increased rip current risk and hazardous surf conditions in Emerald Isle following Hurricane Isais. To watch Rodriguez on WITN follow https://www.carolinacoastonline.com/news_times/article_2d96d7e6-c85a-11ea-b8d8-3bcd134f30c0.html

Welcoming New Faculty: Dr. Eric Kirby

August 5, 2020

The Department of Geological Sciences welcomes Dr. Eric Kirby. Dr. Kirby is interested in tectonic evolution of orogenic systems and will be joining the department from Oregon State University.