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.

Garry Wright

Name: Garry Wright
Affiliation: N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries
Title: Biologist Supervisor for the Habitat and Enhancement Section
Phone: 252.808.8058

Mr. Wright has served in various roles working for both the Fisheries Management and Habitat and Enhancement sections. Mr. Wright earned a B.S. in Biology in 2008 and a M.S. in Biology in 2013 from East Carolina University. He also served as a research technician for East Carolina University’s Institute of Coastal Science and Policy from 2005 through 2011. Throughout his career, Mr. Wright has been involved in a wide array of projects ranging from gear efficiency studies and restoration projects working with commercial fishermen to environmental impact studies for local governments.


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