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.

State-wide

Amy Comer
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Marine Fisheries Biolofist for the NC DMF Artificial Reef Program
Anne Deaton
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Habitat Program Manager
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N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries; N.C. Division of Coastal Management
Director
Chuck Weirich
North Carolina Sea Grant
Marine Aquaculture Specialist
Carteret Community College
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University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences
Associate Professor
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)
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National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration
Microbiologist
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University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences
Distinguished Professor
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University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences and Department of Marine Sciences
Assistant Professor
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University of North Carolina Wilmington
Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of Undergraduate Studies; Professor, Department of Biology and Marine Biology
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Research Professor, Aquatic Ecology Lab
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Northeastern University Marine Science Center, formerly UNC Chapel Hill Institute of Marine Sciences
Postdoctoral Research Associate
University of North Carolina Institute of Marine Sciences
Research Associate Professor
N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Biologist Supervisor for the Habitat and Enhancement Section
Withers & Ravenel
Engineer
N.C. DENR
Marine Ecologist
Carolina Mariculture Co., Oyster Spat Monitoring Program, NC Shellfish Grower's Association
Owner, volunteer coordinator, president of North Carolina Shellfish Growers Association
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John Fear
North Carolina Sea Grant, Water Resources Research Institute
Deputy Director
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Biologist
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