North Carolina Marine & Estuary Foundation
&  Thriving Coastal Economies

Strategically Positioned to Make a Difference

The North Carolina Marine & Estuary Foundation was established in 2017 with an ambitious mission: pursue world-class fisheries and thriving coastal economies. Since our inception, we have remained steadfast in our commitment to unlocking the full potential of our coastal resources and communities for future generations to experience, explore, and enjoy.

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Stand with us today and become a part of a powerful movement driving positive change for eastern North Carolina. Together, we will create a brighter future for our coast.


Your support will help fund our efforts to generate thorough research, education, and sound policy solutions.

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Learn how you can support world-class coastal fisheries in the beautiful state of North Carolina.

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Have questions or like to learn more about the Foundation? We'd love to start a conversation with you!

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