Sarah Poulin, a 2016 BHI Conservancy Intern, was recently awarded a fellowship for oyster reef research. Read below for the press release from Duke. DURHAM, N.C. – Second-year Master of Environment Management (MEM) students Anna Windle and Sarah Poulin have been awarded NC Sea Grant/Space Grant Fellowships. NC Sea Grant/NC Space Grant Fellowships are highly competitive honors awarded to North Carolina’s...


In 2017, the BHI Conservancy was awarded one of the Duke Energy Foundation's K to Career Grants to facilitate hands-on STEM learning through exploration of barrier island habitats for all sixth graders in Brunswick County. The kids started coming over in late September and will be on the island throughout October and early November. Stay tuned for more details as the program continues! A big THANK YOU to the...