Celebrate 10 years on the ECU Outer Banks Campus at the 2023 Open House! Spend Earth Day learning about coastal and marine science research and education programs at ECU and the Coastal Studies Institute. The public is encouraged to attend this free event. Attendees will be able to tour the campus, grounds, and facilities, learn about current research and education programs, take part in family-friendly activities, and interact with faculty and staff from ECU, CSI, and other partners. In addition, CSI has partnered with the Coastal Environmental Educators Network and will be a host location for the 2023 Earth Fair OBX during the Open House. Informational booths from a variety of environmental organizations throughout the Outer Banks will be on site with family-friendly activities to engage participants of all ages. Food trucks will also be on-site serving lunch throughout the event.