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.


Quality Seafood Fish Market
Connaway Marine Construction
Owner, Contractor
Dave Cerino
Carteret Community College
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
Commercial Fisherman, UNC IMS
David Eggleston
North Carolina State University
Director of the Center for Marine Sciences and Technology
University of North Carolina Charlotte
Associate Professor
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration
University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences and Department of Marine Sciences
Assistant Professor
North Carolina Coastal Federation
Coastal Scientist
North Carolina State University
Associate Professor and Extension Leader to Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Duke University Marine Lab
Professor of Marine Ecology Emeritus
J&B Aquafood
Former Owner (retired)
Albemarle Pamlico National Estuary Partnership; N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Coastal Habitats Coordinator
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Biologist Supervisor/Shellfish
Shellfish havester
Niels Lindquist
University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences
Professor of Marine Sciences
NC State University
Doctoral Candidate, Dr. Eggleston's lab
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries, Shellfish Sanitation Section
William (Bill) Crowell Jr.
Albemarle- Pamlico National Estuary Partnership
Director, Albemarle Pamlico National Estuary Partnership

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