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.


The Nature Conservancy
Northeast Regional Steward
Brian Boutin
The Nature Conservancy
Director, Albemarle-Pamlico Program
David Eggleston
North Carolina State University
Director of the Center for Marine Sciences and Technology
University of North Carolina Charlotte
Associate Professor
University of North Carolina Coastal Studies Institute, East Carolina University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Head of program in public policy (CSI), professor of economics (ECU), Director (UNC CH OBX field site)
N.C. Division of Coastal Management (North Carolina Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve)
Research Coordinator with the North Carolina Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve (in NC Division of Coastal Management)
Orinda Academy
North Carolina State University
Associate Professor and Extension Leader to Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
North Carolina Coastal Federation
Coastal Scientist and North East Regional Manager
Ocracoke Working Waterman's Association
Commercial Fisherman, Former Hyde County Commissioner
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Marine Biologist 1
Albemarle Pamlico National Estuary Partnership; N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Coastal Habitats Coordinator
Justin Bashaw
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Marine Fisheries Tech III
North Carolina Sea Grant
Fisheries Extension Specialist
NC State University
Doctoral Candidate, Dr. Eggleston's lab
Stevens Towing Co.
General Manager, Partner
William (Bill) Crowell Jr.
Albemarle- Pamlico National Estuary Partnership
Director, Albemarle Pamlico National Estuary Partnership
Full Circle Crab Company

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