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2020-2022 Program Guide Available

October 20, 2020

The Woods Hole Sea Grant Program supports research, education, and extension projects that encourage environmental stewardship, long-term economic development, and responsible use of the nation’s coastal and ocean resources. It…

Upcoming Workshop for Educators

September 24, 2019

The next “Topics in Oceanography” workshop will focus on carbon cycling in coastal Wetlands with Dr. Meagan Eagle Gonneea, USGS, and Dr. Anne Giblin, Marine Biological Laboratory. It will be held October 29, 2019.

2019 Shrink Wrap Recycling Program Results

September 23, 2019

To help reduce the amount of plastic waste that enters the environment, Woods Hole Sea Grant ran a free shrink wrap recycling program on Cape Cod from April through June…

Salt Marsh Research News

September 4, 2019

Coastal seagrasses, mangroves and salt-marshes capture and hold carbon, often for thousands of years. But, a WHSG-supported study shows these carbon sinks are threatened by changing climate and environmental conditions.…

Highlighting Our Blue Economy

August 3, 2019

MIT Sea Grant and Woods Hole Sea Grant hosted a Blue Economy briefing sponsored by Representative Dylan Fernandes at the Massachusetts State House on July 11, 2019. The informational session …

First Coastal Acidification Monitoring Blitz in the Northeast

July 26, 2019

Join the first coastal acidification monitoring blitz in the Northeast – Aug 22 and 23, 2019 Shell Day aims to engage water quality monitoring organizations by focusing on coastal acidification…

Read the Latest ‘Coastal Impacts’ Newsletter

July 9, 2019

This time of year is an unusually busy, but productive time for our program. As our new COAST program classroom visits are winding down, the shellfish research farms are in…

Nantucket Coastal Conference Agenda Available

May 28, 2019

The preliminary agenda for the June 26, 2019 Nantucket Coastal Conference is now online. Join experts, regulators, consultants, researchers, and partners from across the region to discuss a range of…

Register for the Nantucket Coastal Conference

April 27, 2019

Save the Date – June 26th, 2019. Join experts, regulators, consultants, researchers, and partners from across the region to discuss a range of critical issues such as coastal resilience, sea…

Funding Opportunity: Highly Migratory Species Research

April 23, 2019

The National Sea Grant College Program announces a funding opportunity for highly migratory species research.   Highly Migratory Species Research Initiative: NOAA-OAR-SG-2019-2006046 Atlantic highly migratory species (HMS), which include tunas,…