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This #FishyFriday, take a look at Sea Grant’s work in sustainable aquaculture! Sea Grant’s investment in aquaculture focuses on research and technology transfer, often through one-on-one interactions with extension agents, to support and expand America’s aquaculture industry. From 2018 to 2022, Sea Grant supported a yearly average of 1,147 jobs and 572 businesses in aquaculture. Learn more about Sea Grant projects and their impacts: bit.ly/SG-AQ-Apr24 Images from Sea Grant’s National Aquaculture Portfolio Spring 2024 document. #SeaGrant #Sustainable #Seafood #Aquaculture #Fish #Mariculture #Extension #Outreach #Research #Jobs #Businesses #Industry

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Did you catch the eclipse last week? 🌒 Over 500 people engaged in a #SGParticipatorySci event, supported by Connecticut Sea Grant, to safely explore the science of the solar eclipse with telescopes, pinhole viewers and more: bit.ly/CTSG-eclipse #SeaGrant #CitSciMonth #CitizenScienceMonth #CommunityScience #ParticipatoryScience #Science #Community #Eclipse #Space #Telescopes

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🦠 Harmful Algal Blooms can pose threats to ecosystems and human health. Alaska Sea Grant is part of a huge network of scientists, researchers, and community members working to study, monitor and mitigate these blooms in Alaska’s coastal waters. Learn more about these efforts and ways you can get involved: seagrantcommunityscience.msi.ucsb.edu/projects/alaska-harmful-algal-bloom-network 📷: Harmful algal bloom in Western Lake Erie on September 26, 2017. The sum stretched from downtown Toledo all the way to Lake Ontario. The photo is from Landsat-8 (NASA/USGS satellite), which has a resolution of about 30 meters. Credit: NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory #SeaGrant #SGParticipatorySci #Alaska #HarmfulAlgalBlooms #HAB #Science

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🌊 Are you working in an ocean science career field? Share your responses to this Virginia Institute of Marine Science survey geared towards studying pathways to ocean science careers and mitigating potential barriers to entering these spaces: https://bit.ly/OSC-survey #SeaGrant #Survey #Education #Research #Careers #Ocean #Science #Pathways #Students #Professionals

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🌦️Understanding the difference between weather and climate is key to grasping the big picture of Earth’s patterns. Check out this Sea Grant Short to learn why a single rainy day doesn’t define climate, and how patterns over time can shape our planet’s future! 🌏 Visit our Teachers Pay Teachers store to find the lesson plan highlighted here and more: http://bit.ly/TPTSeaGrant #SeaGrant #Weather #Climate #Education #Science #SeaGrantShort #Resources #Teachers #Students

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Knauss Call for Reviewers 📣 Call for reviewers! Sea Grant seeks individuals with expertise in education🏫, workforce development🎓, ocean, coastal and Great Lakes science, management and/or policy 🌊 and more to review applications for the 2025 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. Reviewers DO NOT need to be federal employees! Learn more about how you can sign up at seagrant.noaa.gov/funding#reviewers. #SeaGrant #Reviewers #Application #Knauss #Fellowship #Students #Education #Management #Policy #Science #Graduate #WorkforceDevelopment #Coastal #Marine #GreatLakes

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This #FishyFriday, take a look at Sea Grant’s work in sustainable aquaculture! 

Sea Grant’s investment in aquaculture focuses on research and technology transfer, often through one-on-one interactions with extension agents, to support and expand America’s aquaculture industry. From 2018 to 2022, Sea Grant supported a yearly average of 1,147 jobs and 572 businesses in aquaculture. 

Learn more about Sea Grant projects and their impacts: bit.ly/SG-AQ-Apr24

Images from Sea Grant’s National Aquaculture Portfolio Spring 2024 document.

#SeaGrant #Sustainable #Seafood #Aquaculture #Fish #Mariculture #Extension #Outreach #Research #Jobs #Businesses #Industry
Did you catch the eclipse last week? 🌒

Over 500 people engaged in a #SGParticipatorySci event, supported by @CTSeaGrant, to safely explore the science of the solar eclipse with telescopes, pinhole viewers and more: bit.ly/CTSG-eclipse

Images of the eclipse viewing event at Camp Harkness from Connecticut Sea Grant.

#SeaGrant #CitSciMonth #CitizenScienceMonth #CommunityScience #ParticipatoryScience #Science #Community #Eclipse #Space #Telescopes
🦠 Harmful Algal Blooms can pose threats to ecosystems and human health.

@alaskaseagrant is part of a huge network of scientists, researchers, and community members working to study, monitor and mitigate these blooms in Alaska’s coastal waters. 

Learn more about these efforts and ways you can get involved: seagrantcommunityscience.msi.ucsb.edu/projects/alaska-harmful-algal-bloom-network 

📷: Harmful algal bloom in Western Lake Erie on September 26, 2017. The sum stretched from downtown Toledo all the way to Lake Ontario. The photo is from Landsat-8 (NASA/USGS satellite), which has a resolution of about 30 meters. Credit: NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory

#SeaGrant #SGParticipatorySci #Alaska #HarmfulAlgalBlooms #HAB #Science
🌊 Are you working in an ocean science career field? 

Share your responses to this @vainstituteofmarinescience survey geared towards studying pathways to ocean science careers and mitigating potential barriers to entering these spaces: https://bit.ly/OSC-survey

#SeaGrant #Survey #Education #Research #Careers #Ocean #Science #Pathways #Students #Professionals
Knauss Call for Reviewers 

📣 Call for reviewers!

Sea Grant seeks individuals with expertise in education🏫, workforce development🎓, ocean, coastal and Great Lakes science, management and/or policy 🌊 and more to review applications for the 2025 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. Reviewers DO NOT need to be federal employees!

Learn more about how you can sign up at seagrant.noaa.gov/funding#reviewers.

#SeaGrant #Reviewers #Application #Knauss #Fellowship #Students #Education #Management #Policy #Science #Graduate #WorkforceDevelopment #Coastal #Marine #GreatLakes
Hurricanes can generate catastrophic damages, piling wreckage along shorelines and waterways. When Hurricane Michael swept through the Florida Panhandle in 2018, it left behind 1,370 derelict vessels. These derelict vessels create hazards for other boaters, prevent navigational access, entangle and trap wildlife, and damage important seagrass and oyster reef habitats. 

To enhance Florida waterways, Florida Sea Grant is helping coastal communities that were devastated by Hurricanes Michael and Ian remove derelict vessels and other marine debris. Learn more about derelict vessels and removal programs here: https://bit.ly/NoBoatLeftBehind 

#SeaGrant #Florida #MarineDebris #DerelictVessels #Hurricane #ClimateChange #CoastalHazards #DisasterPreparation #CoastalCommunities #Restoration #WhySeaGrant
Milkweed growth🌿, nesting robins 🐦…

Volunteers across Maine and New Hampshire are filling a gap in regional climate research. From their backyards, hundreds of participants in @maineseagrant’s Signs of the Seasons program help scientists document the region’s seasonal turns for better informed resource management. 

Learn more about the program and find upcoming trainings: extension.umaine.edu/signs-of-the-seasons/

Image of a participant during a Signs of the Seasons training from Maine Sea Grant.

#SGParticipatorySci #SeaGrant #CitSciMonth #CitizenScienceMonth #CommunityScience #ParticipatoryScience #Science #Community #Research #Volunteers #Nature #Environment #Climate #Data #Maine #NewHampshire
This National Library Week check out NOAA Central Library's Seminar series. 🧪

Tune in on April 18th from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT to hear Knauss fellows Caitlyn Czajkowski & Elise Keister discuss their research: https://libguides.library.noaa.gov/seminars/upcoming

#SeaGrant #Knauss #KnaussFellowship #Fellowship #Fellow #NationalLibraryWeek #HowILibrary
Knauss Call for Reviewers 

📣 Call for reviewers!

Sea Grant seeks individuals with expertise in education🏫, workforce development🎓, ocean, coastal and Great Lakes science, management and/or policy 🌊 and more to review applications for the 2025 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. Reviewers DO NOT need to be federal employees!

Learn more about how you can sign up at seagrant.noaa.gov/funding#reviewers.

#SeaGrant #Reviewers #Application #Knauss #Fellowship #Students #Education #Management #Policy #Science #Graduate #WorkforceDevelopment #Coastal #Marine #GreatLakes
Knauss Call for Reviewers 

📣 Call for reviewers!

Sea Grant seeks individuals with expertise in education🏫, workforce development🎓, ocean, coastal and Great Lakes science, management and/or policy 🌊 and more to review applications for the 2025 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship. Reviewers DO NOT need to be federal employees!

Learn more about how you can sign up at seagrant.noaa.gov/funding#reviewers.

#SeaGrant #Reviewers #Application #Knauss #Fellowship #Students #Education #Management #Policy #Science #Graduate #WorkforceDevelopment #Coastal #Marine #GreatLakes
Sea Grant’s work in environmental law is led by a group of experts at The National Sea Grant Law Center. Their work encompasses a variety of coastal and marine law issues including aquaculture, water quality, marine debris and coastal resilience. 

Keep up with their latest projects and involvements in their quarterly publication, The Sandbar: nsglc.olemiss.edu/SandBar 

#BeKindToLawyersDay #SeaGrant #NationalLibraryWeek #HowILibrary #Environment #Law #Lawyers #Legal #EnvironmentalLaw #Coast #Ocean #MarineDebris #Aquaculture #WaterQuality #Resilience
The 2024 National Agritourism Survey is now collecting responses, and you are invited to participate! ‍🌾

All agricultural operations that welcome visitors – whether for on-farm education, direct sales, entertainment, recreation, special events, and more – are invited to complete the survey.  So, if you offer education or rent event space on your farm, have a farmstand, a petting zoo, offer pick-your-own, farm stays, or other on-farm experiences, your insights are crucial.

By participating in this survey, you'll help us pinpoint the types of support farmers like you require – whether it's business assistance, developing networks, applying for grants, or navigating zoning and liability issues. Our goal is to help build the resources you need, improve your access to critical information and opportunities, and shape policy decisions that impact your industry.

This survey is part of a collaborative project led by Penn State with the University of Vermont, Oklahoma State University, the University of Maine, Northeast Regional Center for Rural Development, and other partners across the country. 

We recognize that your time is valuable, which is why the survey will only take 15 minutes to complete. Your insights are invaluable to us, and we sincerely appreciate your willingness to participate.

To take part in the survey, please visit: https://pennstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5BYIq82EDNWiwtw 

If you have questions about the survey, please contact Claudia Schmidt from Penn State Extension at cschmidt@psu.edu.

#Tourism #Farmers #Farming #Agritourism #Extension #Agriculture #Aquaculture #EcoTourism
Read, Set, Library! 📚

Visit the Sea Grant Collection at the NOAA Central Library this week to learn about Sea Grant research and find several free education resources for learners of all ages!

https://bit.ly/SG-Collection

#SeaGrant #NationalLibraryWeek #HowILibrary #Research #Education #Extension #Outreach #Library
Excited for the Microplastics in the Coastal Region conference? So are we! 🌊

Sea Grant’s Joshua Brown will deliver the funder keynote at this year’s conference. Tune in to learn more about Sea Grant’s work with microplastics and how we support coastal communities: scseagrant.org/microplastics-conference

This conference is hosted by NOAA’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS), South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium, and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources.

#SeaGrant #SouthCarolina #Microplastics #Plastic #MarineDebris #Coastal #Community #Conference #Keynote #Science #Research
With CoastSnap, beachgoers can take a great pic 📷 and contribute to science!

@WHOISeaGrant & partners use crowdsourced images to monitor beach erosion and recovery and help inform management decisions. CoastSnap participation gives scientists great ability to measure change and offers the general public the chance to engage with environmental changes happening around them.

Read about ongoing research: seagrant.whoi.edu/coastsnap-mycoast/

Image of a CoastSnap cradle positioned on the beach from WHOI Sea Grant.

#SGParticipatorySci #SeaGrant #CitSciMonth #CitizenScienceMonth #CommunityScience #ParticipatoryScience #Science #Community #Research #Coasts #Beach #Erosion #Mangement #CoastSnap #Partnership
🐟 @UWiscSeaGrant and @MISeaGrant are addressing the gap in workforce development opportunities for Great Lakes fisheries. 

The programs designed a framework that can be used to implement a Great Lakes commercial fishing and fish processing training program that would also serve people seeking careers in fisheries management. 

Learn about the Great Lakes Future Fishers Initiative in Fisheries Magazine: bit.ly/AFS-GLFFI

Image of the March 2024 cover of Fisheries Magazine.

#SeaGrant #WorkforceDevelopment #GreatLakes #Fisheries #Fish #Fishing #Seafood #Careers #Jobs #Training #Framework
April is Citizen Science Month, and we’re highlighting Sea Grant participatory science all month long!

What is participatory science and how is Sea Grant involved? Find answers and learn about projects you can join here: seagrantcommunityscience.msi.ucsb.edu/faqs

Image of Marine Educator Katie Higgins showing students how to gather samples from the Skidaway River for the Phytoplankton Monitoring Network Program, by Shanon Wise | Georgia Sea Grant.

#CitSciMonth #CitizenScienceMonth #CommunityScience #SGParticipatorySci #ParticipatoryScience #Science #Community #Research #Outreach #SeaGrant
Olympia oysters (Ostrea lurida), the West Coast’s only native oyster species, used to be plentiful in Elkhorn Slough, but their numbers have recently plummeted due to pollution and overharvesting. To save the oysters, Kerstin Wasson, Research Coordinator at the Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, partnered with California Sea Grant to create the first conservation aquaculture project for oysters in California. Overall, the team has outplanted 162,500 juvenile oysters. Now, for the first time since 2012, wild juvenile oysters have been found growing in Elkhorn Slough in places where none had been outplanted! 

Learn more about this b-oyster-ous conservation project here: bit.ly/CASG-Olympia-Oyster 

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #California #ElkhornSlough #OlympiaOyster #Oysters #Aquaculture #Conservation #FishyFriday
Along Georgia’s unique coast you’ll find abundant wildlife: crabs, sea turtles, and thousands of migrating shorebirds. @GACoast.uga encourages responsible ecotourism through an award-winning training that helps ecotour guides give enriching tours without disturbing fragile ecosystems. The program works to help sustain tourism on Georgia’s coast, contributing to the state tourism industry’s annual $54 billion economic impact.

Learn how the program is making a difference: bit.ly/GASG-ecotourism

Image of a person looking through a tripod-mounted spotting scope during a beach tour.

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #Georgia #Coast #Ecotourism #Tourism #Ecosystems #Training #Environment #Wildlife #Boating #Kayaking #Fishing
How are fishermen-led projects increasing our understanding of the Southeast Alaska ecosystem? 

Alaska Sea Grant has partnered with the Alaska Ocean Observing System and the Alaska Trollers Association to provide fishermen with instruments like the CTD (conductivity, temperature, and depth) devices to measure the temperature and salinity of the water. Fishermen collect samples year-round at set stations along frequently used fishing routes, providing a robust time series of environmental conditions and a better understanding of the waters where fishermen fish.

Learn more about this and other projects: bit.ly/ALSG-Fishermen-Projects 

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #Alaska #Fishermen #Oceanography #Marine #Enviroment #Science
What does the future of seaweed cultivation in Washington waters look like? 🌊🌿

Washington Sea Grant hosted the Seaweed Knowledge Symposium to inform the community about responsible seaweed farming for harvest and restoration. The symposium equipped the local seaweed community with the knowledge to make responsible decisions around seaweed farming by moving toward a shared understanding of the gaps between the current state of knowledge and the goals for the future of seaweed farming. 

Learn more: https://bit.ly/Seaweed-Knowledge-Symposium 

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #Seaweed #Kelp #Aquaculture #Restoration
📣 Call for reviewers!

Sea Grant seeks individuals with expertise in education🏫, workforce development🎓, ocean, coastal and Great Lakes science, management and/or policy 🌊 and more to review applications for the 2025 Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship.

Learn more about how you can sign up at seagrant.noaa.gov/funding#reviewers.

#SeaGrant #Reviewers #Application #Knauss #Fellowship #Students #Education #Management #Policy #Science #Graduate #WorkforceDevelopment #Coastal #Marine #GreatLakes
What is the future of marsh restoration in the Chesapeake Bay?

Maryland Sea Grant and the Chesapeake Bay Sentinel Site Cooperative brought together coastal resilience scientists, managers, planners and funders for a one-day workshop to collaborate and plan marsh conservation and restoration projects in the region that will improve wetland resilience. 

Learn more about recommended management techniques and the role of wetlands in environmental justice and climate mitigation here: https://go.umd.edu/4aqC3cD 

#SeaGrant #ChesapeakeBay #SaltMarsh #Wetlands #Conservation #Restoration #Resilience #Marsh #Maryland #Science #Management #Planning #Workshop #Conservation #Climate #EnvironmentalJustice #WorldWaterDay #WhySeaGrant
Sea Grant made waves across the U.S. in 2022 🌊🌊

From being on the forefront of new research and sharing knowledge, to enhancing resilience and driving sustainability initiatives, Sea Grant programs are making meaningful impacts.

Check out our latest StoryMap to learn about the lasting mark Sea Grant is leaving on America's coastal and Great Lakes communities.

Dive in: bit.ly/SGimpacts

#SeaGrant #Sustainability #Research #Extension #Outreach #Seafood #Aquaculture #MarineDebris #Environment #Conservation #Resiliency #Coasts #Oceans #Lakes #GreatLakes #StoryMap #GIS

Graphic of two women kneeling in sand laying a pipe surrounded by small orange flags. The graphic text reads, "Sea Grant Impacts Ripple Across Coastal Communities"
What happens when a butterfly flaps its wings on Bogue Banks, NC? 🦋🌾

The crystal skipper (Atrytonopsis quinteri) is a rare butterfly that relies on dune habitats and can only be found on a few North Carolina islands. Adults feed on nectar from various native flowers, but caterpillars only feed on a native grass called seaside little bluestem. Unfortunately, urbanization along Bogue Banks has degraded dune habitats where the plants grow.

To restore the habitats on Bogue Banks where the crystal skipper thrives, North Carolina Sea Grant continues to build on past conservation efforts through dune enhancement and plantings of seaside little bluestem and nectar plants. 

Learn about this butterfly effect here: https://bit.ly/NCSG-Butterfly-Effect 

#SeaGrant #CrystalSkipper #DuneRestoration #NorthCarolina #CoastalLandscapesInitiative  #NativePlants #Conservation #WhySeaGrant
Dive into @ilinseagrant’s Seafood Education Toolkit! 🐟🍴 

This curated collection was designed for educators looking to enrich their programs and covers everything from the health benefits of seafood to cooking methods and even social media tips!

Download the toolkit today: https://iiseagrant.org/publications/seafood-basics/

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #Seafood #Education #Health #Recipe #Marketing #SocialMedia #Illinois #Indiana
🌊🌎Happy Global Recycling Day!🌎🌊

From coast to coast, Sea Grant works to address marine debris through research, education, extension and community engagement. Whether it’s studying the sources and impacts of marine litter, promoting sustainable practices or conducting cleanups, Sea Grant programs collaborate with communities for solutions that benefit the health of the environment and the people and animals that depend on it.

Learn more about our marine debris work: seagrant.noaa.gov/marine-debris

#SeaGrant #GlobalRecyclingDay #MarineDebris #Recycle #ReduceReuseRecycle #Community #Ocean #Coasts #Sustainable #Research #Education #Extension #Outreach

📸: Educators examine what they collected on the beach in Garibaldi. The activity was part of a workshop that Oregon Sea Grant hosted to help educators teach students about marine debris. (photo by Casey Henley, Broken Banjo Photography)
Repost from @noaaresearch: We are continuing to celebrate #WomensHistoryMonth by highlighting five #WomenofNOAA who are advancing our knowledge of severe weather & developing solutions to better prepare society for severe #weather events.

Find the link to this story @noaaresearch.
At @uscseagrant’s Sustainable Seafood Fest, attendees from diverse communities across Los Angeles gained confidence in selecting, storing and cooking seafood. The Fest is just one of the ways local partnerships are increasing seafood accessibility and engaging new food markets. 

More at bit.ly/USC-seafood-hub

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #FishyFriday #Fish #Seafood #Community #Local #Partnerships #Accessibility #Outreach #LosAngeles
Registration for the Junior and Youth Ocean Explorers Summer Program at Virgin Islands Marine Advisory Service, supported by Puerto Rico Sea Grant, is currently open! 🐠🤿

Designed to teach students about the importance of our oceans through hands-on activities and classroom learning, this program is perfect for students with a passion for Marine Science and STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics)! 

Learn more: https://bit.ly/VIMAS 

#SeaGrant #Education #Virgin Islands #Marine #Environmental #Science #Learning #HandsOn #STEAM #SeaGrantSTEM #Students #WhySeaGrant
Wish you could be part of this world? 🧜🌊

Dive in and learn about a few remarkable women who have led or are currently leading the way. From oceanographers to marine biologists, their work is making waves and inspiring current and future generations. 

Check out these amazing women and tag others below!

#SeaGrant #WomensHistoryMonth #WomensHistory #WomenInScience #WomenInSTEM #Ocean #Coasts #GreatLakes #Science
Sea Grant professionals from across the country met last week at the annual Sea Grant Association meeting in Washington, D.C.

Those in attendance discussed current and future plans to continue work in focus areas like education, marine debris and aquaculture.

Find out more about how the Sea Grant Association: seagrant.noaa.gov/how-we-work/

Photo of professionals sitting around a meeting table with other professionals in the background.

#SeaGrant #Education #Science #MarineDebris #Aquaculture #Workshop #MarinePolicy #Environment
What’s a floating classroom all a-boat?

Lake Champlain Sea Grant educators and Memphremagog Watershed Association volunteers join students aboard the Northern Star to engage in basic lakes and watershed science.

Check out deckhand Heather McKeown’s account of their voyage on Lake Memphremagog: https://bit.ly/LCSG-Floating-Classroom 

#SeaGrant #FloatingClassroom #Education #Students #ElementarySchool #MiddleSchool #Aquatic #Watershed #Science #LakeMemphremagog #Vermont #WhySeaGrant
Are you a woman in science looking to grow your network? Check out a few of the professional organizations available to connect with marine and coastal science peers and support women in science!

Image cards about Association for Women Geoscientists, Association for Women in Science, Black Girls Dive Foundation, Black Women in Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Science, Society for Women in Marine Science, Women’s Aquatic Network, Women in Marine Science, and Women in Ocean Science. 

#WomenInScience #InternationalWomensDay #WomensHistoryMonth #Women #Science #STEM #Coastal #Marine #GreatLakes #Networking #ProfessionalDevelopment
Can robots help clean up plastic in the Great Lakes? Michigan Sea Grant and the Council of the Great Lakes Region have partnered to find out! 

The robots collect, sort and weigh waste materials to reduce plastic pollution. Sharing the collection information helps inform the public and policymakers about plastic pollution, especially the kinds of pollution that are most prevalent in their communities.

In a pilot test at Muskegon Beach and Marina, the robots collected over 6,000 pieces of litter! Learn more about these innovative robot-powered beach clean-ups: https://bit.ly/MISG-Robot-Beach-Cleanup 

#SeaGrant #GreatLakes #Plastic #Pollution #BeachCleanup #Environment #Innovation #Robot #Drone #WhySeaGrant
How do you prepare for a green economy? The University of Guam Sea Grant and Guam Green Growth Conservation Corps are immersed in conservation and sustainability initiatives during their five-month workforce development program. The training curriculum touches on topics like agriculture, aquaculture, island beautification, invasive species removal, reforestation, circular economy, recycling, and renewable energy.

Learn more about the accomplishments of the Conservation Corps’ second second group of graduates:  bit.ly/G3-Conservation-Corps-Grads 

#SeaGrant #Guam #GreenEconomy #Sustainability #Conservation #Agriculture #Aquaculture #InvasiveSpecies #Reforestation #Recycling #RenewableEnergy #Community #WhySeaGrant
Sea Grant makes a difference in coastal communities.

Thanks to a training provided by @CTSeaGrant, a commercial fisherman knew just what to do when spotting someone stranded in the water. 

Learn about the heroic rescue: bit.ly/CT-SG-rescue

Image of fisherman John Genther watching a demonstration of CPR techniques during the first aid and CPR training provided by Connecticut Sea Grant.

#WhySeaGrant #SeaGrant #Community #Training #Coastal #Ocean #Fishing #Education
Do you want to work with scientists and administrators, senior executives and staff, from around the country?

Do you like to take initiative and think strategically?

Sea Grant is seeking individuals to fill Management and Program Analyst positions. Announcements will be open until March 11, 2024.

View the announcements here: seagrant.noaa.gov/Careers

#SeaGrant #Careers #ApplyNow #Job #JobAnnouncement #Hiring #OpenNow
Communicating about invasive species can get complicated!

This week, Sea Grant and the North American Invasive Species Management Association hosted a workshop to gather ideas on improving communication strategies in invasion biology. Learn about the event: bit.ly/MISG-IS-workshop

Image of workshop leaders Tim Campbell and El Lower at the in-person portion of the Invasive Species Language Workshop in Washington, D.C.

@MISeaGrant @UWiscSeaGrant @oregon_seagrant
#SeaGrant #InvasiveSpecies #Research #Education #Extension #Management #Policy #Partnership #NISAW  #Science #Communication #SciComm #Biology
📣 Call for reviewers!

Sea Grant seeks individuals with expertise in #marinedebris♻️, #community coalition building🌱, and more to review proposals for historic competitive investments.

Info at https://seagrant.noaa.gov/funding/#reviewers
Ignite curiosity and ecological awareness in your classroom with @@oregon_seagrant's “Invasion of the Crabs!” lesson plan. This lesson will help your students: 

✅ Engage with real-world ecological challenges
✅ Foster critical thinking and statistical analysis skills
✅ Connect classroom learning to environmental conservation efforts
✅ Explore the dynamic relationship between invasive and native species

Download this and other lesson plans FREE on Sea Grant’s Teachers Pay Teachers storefront: bit.ly/TPTSeaGrant

#SeaGrant #InvasiveSpecies #LessonPlan #FreeLessonPlan #Teachers #TeachersPayTeachers #HighSchool #Science #GreenCrab #Ecosystem #AIS #Oregon #Education #Students #Homeschool
👀 Looking for Black science creators to connect with this month and beyond?

Check out our story/feed to meet a few of the minds shaping what scientists look like and raising the bar through innovative research and creative engagement! 

#SeaGrant #BlackHistoryMonth #BlackHistory #BlackInSTEM
It’s National Invasive Species Awareness Week! Learn how Sea Grant and other partners are working to protect our natural spaces through research, education, extension, management and policy support: www.nisaw.org

📸: Zebra Mussels and northern Snakehead

#SeaGrant #InvasiveSpecies #AIS #AquaticInvasiveSpecies #Research #Education #Extension #Management #Policy #Partnership #NISAW
Interested in aquaculture policy? 🦪🐟🌿

The National Sea Grant Law Center & partners launched an online dashboard of state policy data for U.S. marine aquaculture: bit.ly/aq-policy-dashboard

Join an overview of the dashboard on Feb. 27: bit.ly/dashboard-zoom

Image of oyster aquaculture by Mallory Huxford | Virginia Sea Grant.

#Aquaculture #Seafood #Marine #Policy #Legal #Dashboard
Being a fisher can be incredibly rewarding and also vastly challenging.

A recent panel including @alaskaseagrant’s Tav Ammu, discussed how this demanding career can affect fishers’ mental health and potential ways to address the problem.

Learn more: https://alaskaseagrant.org/2023/12/fishermens-mental-health-discussed-at-pacific-marine-expo/

#SeaGrant #Alaska #Fisher #Fishing #Fisherman #Career #MentalHealth #Health
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