Teaching the Teachers

Our educators occasionally conduct professional development trainings for formal K-12 classroom teachers. Public school teacher training programs serve as opportunities for enriched learning and reinforcement of crucial lessons. The Coastal Federation’s educators are experts in teaching about watersheds and the importance of the estuary through hands-on techniques. Working jointly with is the N.C. Center for…

EarthWise Farm

EarthWise, as it’s called, started with a seed — first planted in the imagination of an old man and then in the soil by his children. The North Carolina Coastal Federation’s small community farm that then sprouted is at the end of a dirt road, near Bogue Sound in Carteret County. People come down the…

Juntos

What's it AboutField Trip Our intern in the northeast, Daniel Salazar, is a busy man. In addition to attending school and working for Willy Phillips at Full Circle Crab Co, he spends one day a week providing valuable outreach for the federation to Latinos. Daniel has connected us with a youth group named Juntos. Juntos…

Sunset Beach

Island Residents Question Development Proposed for the Former Site of Mad Inlet Updates In 2018, the state budget appropriated $2.5 million to purchase the 35-acre tract of land for preservation. The property must first be appraised. It is unclear when the state plans to buy the land, but if the offer is accepted, the land…