NORTH CAROLINA AQUATIC CONNECTIVITY TEAM MEETING 2020 MEETING SUMMARY We would like to extend a big thank you to all who participated in our December meeting, and contributed their input regarding North Carolina's aquatic connectivity. Below is a recap of
PARTNERSHIP UPDATE: LOCK & DAM 3 PROJECT UPDATE Dawn York, Cape Fear River Partnership Coordinator, and Jeff Crump, Senior Water Resource Engineer, provided an update on Partnership efforts and modeling analyses for fish passage alternatives at Lock and Dam 3
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC: STRIPED BASS POPULATION IN THE CFR MARCH 24, 2020 ARTICLE The Cape Fear River Partnership is working together to evaluate how emerging pollutants may be impacting reproductive success for dwindling populations of striped bass. READ THE FULL ARTICLE
WHAT DOES RESILIENCY LOOK LIKE IN THE CAPE FEAR RIVER BASIN? WHAT'S BEEN ACCOMPLISHED Coastal Resilience Assessment of the Cape Fear Watershed Commissioned by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, and funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
CFRP IS HIGHLIGHTED IN NOAA ARTICLE ABOUT REOPENING THE CAPE FEAR RIVER We are thrilled to be featured in a recent article published by NOAA bringing awareness to our collective effort to restore the Cape Fear River's habitat for migratory fish,
GREEN TIE AWARD RECIPIENTS - DR. LARRY CAHOON AND DR. DETLEF KNAPPE CONGRATULATIONS TO DR. LARRY CAHOON AND DR. DETLEF KNAPPE! Dr. Cahoon and Dr. Knappe were honored with the Green Tie Award by the NC League of Conservation Voters.
2nd QUARTERLY MEETING - FISH PASSAGE On May 22, 2018 the 2nd Quarterly Meeting of the Fish Passage Committee was held at the UNCW Center for Marine Sciences. Introductions and Annoucements MFC nominated region 4 strategic habitat areas in all 4 coastal
SUSTAINABLE RIVERS PROGRAM UPDATE PROGRESS & UPDATES Multiple members of the Cape Fear River Partnership recently participated in the launch of the Cape Fear River into the Sustainable Rivers Program. For some background, The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and the US
ASSESSING AQUATIC CONNECTIVITY IN THE BLACK RIVER WATERSHED PROJECT GRANTS & UPDATES Cape Fear Resource Conservation and Development recently received a $130,000 grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and $50,000 from Bladen County to assess, rank, and prioritize
ONE MAN'S VISION FOR THE BLACK RIVER ONGOING EFFORTS TO DESIGNATE THE BLACK RIVER AS A STATE PARK From Charles Robbins: As the owner of Cape Fear River Adventures in Wilmington N.C., I have the pleasure of taking people through