Center for Marine Science


Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Program (CORMP)
Provides an interdisciplinary science-based framework that supports sound public policy leading to wise coastal use, sustainable fisheries and improved coastal ocean ecosystem health

K-12 marine and environmental education in coastal North Carolina

CMS-based MarineQuest Staff
Harris Muhlstein, MarineQuest School Program Coordinator |
Morgan Walker, Research and Volunteer Coordinator |

*This event has been postponed until further notice.

The Future is INTENSE – NC Science Festival event at UNCW

Join UNCW as we investigate climate change, hurricanes, flood plains and more!


North Carolina National Estuarine Research Reserve (NCNERR)
Promotes informed management and stewardship of North Carolina’s estuarine and coastal habitats through research, education, and example

North Carolina SeaGrant
Coastal Science Serving North Carolina