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NC Coastal Federation continues to remove abandoned boats from NC coast

Over the past two decades, dozens of boats have been abandoned along the coast of North Carolina. The North Carolina Coastal Federation is doing its part to address the problem.

Living shoreline construction begins on Topsail Island

The Town of Topsail Beach is partnering with the North Carolina Coastal Federation to install four living shoreline demonstration projects to reduce soundside erosion and maintain valuable fisheries habitat.

More than 80 abandoned boats to be removed along North Carolina coast

Once seaworthy boats, now damaged or sunk along the coast, are slated to be removed starting this month.

State asks for help with collecting marine debris on Masonboro Island

While paid crews of commercial fishermen are hard at work removing large scale debris along our coast, the N.C. Coastal Federation and N.C. Division of Coastal Management needs your help.

States offer oyster shell, Christmas tree recycling

South Carolina's Department of Natural Resources is calling for citizens to recycle used oyster shells and discarded Christmas trees through programs aimed at promoting growth of marine life.

Four available oyster shell drop sites in New Hanover County

Did you know it's against state law to throw oyster shells in the landfill with the rest of your trash? Well, good news is there are other locations across New Hanover County you can take them. 

Living Shoreline wants to keep coast clear from debris

Dozens of volunteers completed phase 3 of the Living Shoreline campaign, a project that started back in January along Sunset Beach. 

North Carolina Coastal Federation seeking volunteers to help with living shoreline

The North Carolina Coastal Federation is inviting volunteers to come help plant native grasses behind the recently constructed oyster reef at the Sunset Beach Town Park on Friday, May 31 starting at 10 a.m.

Captain finds message in bottle that has ties to Brunswick beaches

The captain posted the story on Facebook, and it has been shared 1,000 times. It reached the mom of the girl who wrote it.

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Wilmington Police searching for missing teen

The Wilmington Police Department is asking for the public's help finding a missing teen who was last seen getting into an Uber.

‘Moulin Rouge!’ leads Tonys; ‘The Inheritance’ is best play

“Moulin Rouge! The Musical,” a jukebox adaptation of Baz Luhrmann’s hyperactive 2001 movie, took an insurmountable lead at the Tony Awards, earning nine trophies with the best new musical still up in the air. “The Inheritance” by Matthew Lopez was named the best new play.

Americans win Ryder Cup in a rout, send Europe a message

Steve Stricker hoisted the Ryder Cup, gold and glorious, for all to see. Then, he quickly huddled his young American team together to make sure all 12 players had their hands on it.

US has enough COVID-19 vaccines for boosters, kids’ shots

With more than 40 million doses of coronavirus vaccines available, U.S. health authorities said they're confident there will be enough for both qualified older Americans seeking booster shots and the young children for whom initial vaccines are expected to be approved in the not-too-distant future.