Marine Life
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NC Coastal Federation dives into marine life for first 'Touch Tank Tuesday' event
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 05/20/2014 - 9:29am.

videoThe NC Coastal Federation is dishing out some fun for its first-ever 'Touch Tank Tuesdays' event in the interactive series launch at Wrightsville Beach.

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HAPPENING TODAY: Feds holding hearing on loggerheads habitat
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 08/07/2013 - 7:01am.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is holding another public hearing on designating hundreds of miles of beaches along the Southeast and Gulf costs as critical habitat for endangered loggerhead sea turtles. Wednesday's hearing in Wilmington is the second this week on the designation for 750 miles of shoreline.

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UNCW student studies sea turtles, plastic
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 02/05/2013 - 9:16am.

A senior at the University of North Carolina Wilmington is trying to determine how sea turtles are affected by the plastic they eat.

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Operation Medicine Drop offers chance to safely dispose of old prescriptions
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 10:16am.

Check your medicine cabinet or that drawer in your bathroom, and you'll probably find bottle of expired prescription medicine. If so, you have a chance to safely get rid of it this week.

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Cape Fear River undergoing change
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/12/2008 - 3:28pm.

videoFor months now, we have been hearing about the word change. Change is all around us, and as you will find out, change has been a big part of the Cape Fear River.

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