conservation


Sneads Ferry Roadside Cleanup is a Huge Success

Sneads Ferry Community Pride event cleaned up trash alongside roadways leading to local marinas SNEADS FERRY, NC Aug. 14, 2015 – Thanks to 90+ United States Marines, a local Realtor®, a member of Keep Onslow Beautiful, a staff person from Beach Carolina Magazine and, numerous retailers donating from Sneads Ferry, […]


Community Cleanup in Sneads Ferry on August 14, 2015

Sneads Ferry Community Pride event to cleanup trash alongside roadway leading to local marinas What: Sneads Ferry Roadside Cleanup Who: The people of Sneads Ferry, local businesses, Keep Onslow Beautiful, and local military. Team Leader: Rocco Possemato Team Assistant: Alison Hester of Laney Real Estate Keep Onslow Beautiful Representative: Lisa […]


Earth and Surf Fest headlines July 4 in North Topsail Beach

JACKSONVILLE, NC June 25, 2015 – Keep Onslow Beautiful and several sponsors are gathering to host the 9th Annual Earth & Surf Fest at North Topsail Beach July 4 rain or shine. The Earth & Surf Fest is an Environmental Awareness event and the festival mission is to create a […]


Underwater Obsessed: James J. Francesconi Reef Project

Being underwater obsessed in North Carolina means also having a complete and total addiction for the magical lore and exploration of shipwrecks. North Carolina holds the brass porthole to some of the World’s best diving and marine life habitat areas. Our mysterious “Graveyard of the Atlantic” is a proud heritage […]


Protect Local Waters, Wildlife, Habitats in Your Backyard with N.C. Coastal Federation

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC March 5, 2015 – Environmentally friendly farming and gardening benefits our local waters, wildlife, and habitats.  Come to the N.C. Coastal Federation Fred & Alice Stanback Coastal Education Center in Wrightsville Beach on March 11 from 7-8:30 p.m. to learn ways to implement these environmentally responsible agricultural […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum 2015 Calendar of Events – April 2015

BEAUFORT, NC Feb. 12, 2015: On Stage: The USS Tarpon, Air Ventilator April 1-30 The USS Tarpon survived war and received numerous battle stars for her WWII service yet she met her fate in 1957 south of Cape Hatteras. View artifacts from this submarine, and discover her story while visiting […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum 2015 Calendar of Events – March 2015

BEAUFORT, NC Feb. 7, 2015: On Stage: The Suloide, Door Handle and Plate March 1-31 The Suloide met its fate March 26, 1943 off Bogue Banks. The transport steamship was loaded with manganese and on its way to New York. Visit the Museum to see a door handle and plate […]


Oyster Farmer, Biologist to Discuss Oysters, Reef Restoration

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC Feb. 3, 2015 – Jay Styron, owner of Carolina Mariculture Co., and Ted Wilgis, oyster restoration specialist for the N.C. Coastal Federation, will discuss oyster mariculture and reef restoration efforts in North Carolina. The presentation is open to the public, and it will be held on Wednesday, […]