News and Events

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2021 News and Events

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Join us on a virtual dive into the many wreck sites that make North Carolina the #1 destination for the study, appreciation and exploration of our nation’s submerged maritime history! Learn about the science that happens with these sites and about the many ways you can engage and appreciate these historical underwater sites yourself! Discover the wealth of stories hidden beneath the waves and find a new appreciation for the waters off the North Carolina coast. Tune in May 19th at 7:00 p.m. ET.

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Submerged NC Webinar Series

This webinar series presented by Monitor National Marine Sanctuary in collaboration with the North Carolina Office of State Archaeology highlights research conducted for over 45 years to honor and protect the hallmarks of North Carolina's underwater cultural heritage – shipwrecks.


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