Select Page

CoastalScience@Work E-Newsletter

Updates from the S.C. Sea Grant Consortium

​Issue 30 – June 17, 2022

An African American intern with braided hair scoops oyster seed.

New Internship Program Promotes Diversity in Aquaculture Industry

The Consortium has partnered with the nonprofit Minorities in Aquaculture, providing three paid summer internships to women of color who are interested in learning the fundamentals of shellfish aquaculture.

Full Article

Workers surround a tall tower with electrical equipment on a beach.

“Project Sentinel” Stations to Capture Landfalling Hurricane Data

Hurricane monitoring towers capture video feeds and data, such as wind speed, water depth, wave height and direction, storm surge, erosion, and hazardous water-quality conditions.

Full Article

Two researchers use a long tool to drill a well.

Groundwater and Infrastructure in Beaufort County Focus of $300K Grant

A team of researcher will analyze how sea-level rise impacts groundwater, infrastructure, and social-system capacity, such as municipal services, in order to help community leaders make informed decisions about risks and strategies.

Full Article

Join Our Email List for Updates

Interested in coastal research, education, and outreach? Join our email list to receive Consortium news, publication announcements, and upcoming events.