Resources

Brooks Compost Facility
Brooks Compost Facility recycles over 55,000 tons of organic materials per year. This material was landfilled in the past and is now turned into a usable product that beautifies the plant life in our communities.

Concerned Citizens of Tillery
Concerned Citizens of Tillery builds on the town's natural, historic and cultural resources to promote economic independence, a healthy and environmentally sound life, the development of heritage and agricultural tourism through outside participation in conferences, retreats, seminars and other educational activities.

Hammocks Beach State Park
Venture to Bear Island and reward yourself with vivid memories of one of the most unspoiled beaches on the Atlantic coast. Accessible only by passenger ferry or private boat, there's just one thing at Hammocks Beach that's crowded--the list of things to do.

North Carolina Coastal Federation
Since its grassroots formation in 1982 the federation is the state's only 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that focuses exclusively on protecting and restoring the coast of North Carolina through education, advocacy and habitat preservation and restoration.

North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources
The N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is the lead stewardship agency for the preservation and protection of North Carolina's outstanding natural resources. The organization, which has offices from the mountains to the coast, administers regulatory programs designed to protect air quality, water quality, and the public's health.

Orange County Solid Waste Recycling
Orange County Solid Waste Management (OCSWM) offers education services to schools, businesses, not-for-profits, faith-based organizations, civic groups, governmental organizations, and the public. Services include landfill tours, composting education and compost bin sales, waste assessments, information and display at special events, newsletters, and regular columns and advertisements in local media.

UNC Medical and Science Journalism
The Medical and Science Journalism Program at UNC is one of the nation's first master's programs of its kind. The program teaches skills needed to work as a practicing medical and science journalist across all media platforms. Brooks Compost Facility
Brooks Compost Facility recycles over 55,000 tons of organic materials per year. This material was landfilled in the past and is now turned into a usable product that beautifies the plant life in our communities.