Latest On the Water

web burrfish

on the water

Tropical traveler: Tiny web burrfish found in the surf in Kill Devil Hills

Vacationer Colton Knight, 12, from Lexington, Va., found and later released this tiny web burrfish in the surf ...


on the water

Bird’s eye view

These dune top sea oats dance in the wind at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head on a recent ...

on the water

MFC meets in person August 17-18

The N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission will meet in person Aug. 17-18 at the Courtyard by Marriott, located at ...

nags head

on the water

Summer surf: Catching a wave in Nags Head

Local fun-seeker Devon Simmons took off on a nice wave while body boarding in the Waterman’s Surf and ...


on the water

Currituck-Knotts Island ferry route to adjust schedule for new school times

The North Carolina Department of Transportation’s Currituck-Knotts Island ferry route will be adjusting its daily schedule starting August ...

on the water

Water quality swimming advisory lifted for Hatteras oceanside site

State recreational water quality officials on Wednesday lifted a water quality swimming advisory at an oceanside site in Dare County. The advisory ...

elizabeth city

on the water

Three rescued by Coast Guard after boat capsizes near Elizabeth City

The Coast Guard rescued three boaters after their boat capsized in the Pasquotank River Sunday night. According to ...


on the water

Jay Barnes announces retirement from North Carolina Aquarium Society

Following a 40-year career with the North Carolina Aquariums, including 20 years as director of the NC Aquarium ...


on the water

Special group has amazing time at two-day camp: ‘It was a blast’

By Jennette’s Pier Staff Pure joy, that’s what these campers sense while crashing down wave faces and feeling ...

cubera snapper

on the water

Cubera snapper caught off of Hatteras certified as state record

The North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries reported Thursday, August 11 that it had recently certified a new ...

|Older >