Sea Grant’s mission is to provide integrated research, communication, education, extension and legal programs to coastal communities that lead to the responsible use of the nation’s ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources through informed personal, policy and management decisions. Take a look at Sea Grant's 2014-2017 Strategic Plan for a more detailed description of Sea Grant's focus areas and performance metrics
Learn more of what Sea Grant has done for the nation this year.
Search the National Sea Grant Resilience Toolkit for Sea Grant tools that help communities become more resilient.
Sea Grant activities concentrate effort in four, interrelated, Focus Areas
Understanding the socio-economic impacts of coastal use and management decisions.
Discover Sea Grant's climate initiatives, reports, and program highlights
Sea Grant recognizes the value in identifying and prioritizing needs on a regional level