FEMA reminds coastal residents to be prepared as the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season begins Tuesday.
New fencing has been installed to protect the historic Salvo Community Cemetery
Two eastern North Carolina officials are expected to join a national roundtable discussion Tuesday on the future offshore oil and gas drilling.
Transportation officials are set to host an online meeting to update the public on the ongoing Rodanthe “jug handle” bridge project.
The state Division of Marine Fisheries is looking for input from the public on a draft spending plan for federal COVID-19 fisheries relief.
The state and FEMA approved $6.5 million to acquire 31 flood-prone properties in Pender County that will be converted to open space.
The state Environmental Management Commission’s air quality committee will have a special meeting June 15 to consider a rule to limit carbon dioxide pollution from the electric power sector in North Carolina.
N.C. Secretaries’ Science Advisory Board will continue during its next meeting at 10 a.m. June 7 a discussion on PFAS research and grouping strategies.
Supporters can symbolically adopt a sea turtle nest this nesting season at Cape Hatteras National Seashore for a donation of $100.
New research indicates that wild harvests have declined and cultivated oysters now represent more than half of the total economic impact of shellfish in the state.
Dare County Emergency Management encourages residents, nonresident property owners and business owners to obtain a 2021 reentry permit.
N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission will begin accepting public comment on the draft shrimp fishery management plan amendment 2 in the coming weeks.
A burn ban went into effect at noon Monday and all burning permits have been canceled for 26 counties, including several on the coast.
The 15-minute road closure Tuesday afternoon on the Marc Basnight Bridge has been postponed to again from Wednesday to Thursday.
NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center expects 2021 to be an above-normal hurricane season.
The Avon Fishing Pier on the Outer Banks will open Wednesday for the 2021 season.