This directory provides contact information for the people, agencies and organizations that are involved in research, education, leasing, growing, restoration and management of oysters in North Carolina.


Affiliation
The Nature Conservancy
Title
Northeast Regional Steward
Location
Title
Commercial Fisherman
Affiliation
Pender Watch & Conservancy
Title
President
Location
Affiliation
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Title
Marine Fisheries Biologist for the NC DMF Artificial Reef Program
Location
Anne Deaton
Affiliation
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Title
Habitat Program Manager
Location
Braxton Davis
Affiliation
N.C. Division of Coastal Management
Title
Director
Location
Brian Boutin
Affiliation
The Nature Conservancy
Title
Director, Albemarle-Pamlico Program
Location
Affiliation
Connaway Marine Construction
Title
Owner, Contractor
Location
Affiliation
N.C. Division of Coastal Management
Title
Marine Biologist 1
Chris Matteo
Affiliation
NC Shellfish Growers Association; Chadwick Creek Oysters
Affiliation
N.C. DENR
Title
Fisheries Biologist- Protection Section
Affiliation
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Title
Oyster Sanctuary Biologist I
Dave Cerino
Affiliation
Carteret Community College
Location
Affiliation
V.P. at Sandbar Oyster Company LLC., 7th Generation Commercial Fisherman, Commercial Fisherman Collaborator with UNC-IMS, Shellfish Lease holder in N.C., Founder of the environmental group - The Polluted Loon
Title
Commercial Fisherman, UNC IMS
Location
David Eggleston
Affiliation
North Carolina State University
Title
Director of the Center for Marine Sciences and Technology
Location
Dr. Ami Wilbur
Affiliation
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Title
Director of Shellfish Reasearch Hatchery and Associate Professor of Biology
Affiliation
University of North Carolina Charlotte
Title
Associate Professor
Location
Affiliation
University of North Carolina Coastal Studies Institute, East Carolina University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Title
Head of program in public policy (CSI), professor of economics (ECU), Director (UNC CH OBX field site)
Location
Affiliation
University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences
Title
Associate Professor
Location
Affiliation
N.C. Division of Coastal Management (North Carolina Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve)
Title
Research Coordinator with the North Carolina Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve (in NC Division of Coastal Management)
Location

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