Sponsors at Pine Knoll Shores

The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is grateful for the outstanding support of our Exhibit and Program Sponsors. Check this listing for the names of those whose significant contributions have made our many exhibits and programs possible.

Schooling Spadefish SculptureFirst Citizens Bank
Entrance Pavilion & Bridge – A.C. and Dot Hall
Loggerhead Sculpture – In love and appreciation for our grandchildren, Connelly and Holly Everett and Justin and Graham Mauzy, by Carolyn and Alex MacFadyen
Green Turtle SculptureFamily Fare Convenience Stores
Orientation GalleryRealty World, The Selling Team, Llew and Elaine
Smoky Mountain Falls – The Mary Whiting Ewing Foundation
Smoky Mountain Trout Pool – Thomas W. Reese
Deep CreekBMH Architects
Crooked Creek – Bill Belk
Amphibians On The EdgeTriangle Land Conservancy
Falls Lake ReservoirThe Cannon Foundation
Fairway Pond – Betsy & Mitchell Oakley, In honor of their children and grandchildren
River Otters – In honor of Cooper, Travis and Charlie Klose
Bogue Sound Overlook – Jim, Judy and Robin Serne
Egret Point Overlook – In loving memory of Marian and Ed Batchelor
Marsh Boardwalk – The People of Carteret County
Beaver Dam Creek – Jackie and Steve Bell
Croatan Creek Bank – In memory of Warren Seipp Perry (1924-2003)
Roadside Wonders Cooperative Bank
Cypress SwampEast Carolina Bank
American AlligatorBluewater GMAC
Bear Creek Farm – Emily Procter
Bogue Sound Salt MarshSafrit’s Building Supply
Soundside Dock – In memory of Edward Adderholdt
Queen Anne’s Revenge – Marvin and Cynthia Barnes, Bill Belk, Ashley and Graham Dozier, the Kealy Family Foundation, Art and Alice Keeney, Mount Olive Pickle Company, Buddy and Stu Pope, Wes and Jacque Seegars, the Suiter Family, David and Judy Whichard, David and Sydney Womack
Queen Anne’s Revenge Dive ProgramDiscovery Diving
Oyster Rock Reef – In memory of Eugene Sullivan
Sea Horses – Ben and Becky Seegars, Bobby and Sally Batchelor, and  John Seegars
Sea Horse Breeding Program – Dick Futrell
Skate and Ray Encounters – Anonymous
Tidal Touch Pool – Mary Hannah and William H. Taft, Jr. and Grandchildren
The Loggerhead Odyssey – Carolyn and Alex MacFadyen
Wreck of the Caribsea – The family of William Stuart Bost, Jr.
Crevice Dwellers – In honor of Elizabeth Lambeth Taylor, William Arnold Taylor, Jr.; In Memory of Julia Gennett Lambeth
Hardbottom Ledge – Billie & Dick Futrell, In Honor of grandchildren Sam and Katie Utz
LionfishCarteret Publishing Company, Walter and Pam Phillips, Lockwood and  Nikki Phillips
The Living Shipwreck – The Triad Foundation, Roy H. Park, Jr. family, in memory of Roy Hampton Park
The Living Shipwreck Dive Program - Olympus Dive Center
Sea Nettles – In honor of Carol Mattocks, by the Bob Mattocks Family
Moon Jellies – In honor of Carol Mattocks, by the Bob Mattocks Family
Grass Flats – Emerald Isle Realty, In honor of our vacationing families [www.emeraldislerealty.com]
Fort Macon Jetty – The Ben and Jean Kilgore Family
Sportfishing GallerySea Striker
Hermit Crab – Given in love by Mimi for Chase, Carter and Jelks Duncan
Aquarium Fossil Hunt – Potash Corp Aurora
Big Rock Theater The Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament
Soundside Hall – Drs. Tom and Bee Gwynn
Discovery Classroom – In Memory of Roy H. Park, Sr.
Clearwater ClassroomGeneral Federation of Women’s Clubs of North Carolina
Snakes: Hidden InhabitantsThe Triad Foundation, in memory of Bob Jones (1955-2005)
Aquarium Volunteer Program -  The Chesnutt family – Marc, Sissy, Parker and Marc
Outreach ProgramKurtis Chevrolet
Outreach Touch Tank – Karen and Jay Johnson, honoring their grandchildren
Aquarium Internships - A.C. and Dot Hall
Aquarium Surf Fishing Weekend – Carteret County Sportfishing Association
FintasticSound Bank, In memory of John F. Howell III
Solar PanelCarteret-Craven Electric Membership Cooperative
Winging It – Birds in Flight - Mary Katherine Lawrence and Art Klose
Penguin Plunge - Mary Katherine Lawrence, Dairy Queen

Corporate Contributors

Local Edge has featured the Aquarium on its Jacksonville area phone directory cover for 2011 and 2012.

InsiderInfo.US has provided promotions and links in its online information on attractions near Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Emerald Isle, Havelock, Morehead City, New Bern, Oriental and Swansboro.

The Aquarium is featured on Coastal Daybreak the second Wednesday every month on The Talk Station, WTKF 107.3 and 107.1.

IFISHNC.COM, Sea Striker and Star Rods help sponsor the 2012 Get Hooked Fishing School.