A leader in research, outreach and education for nearly 50 years,
Washington Sea Grant helps people understand and address the challenges facing Washington’s ocean and coasts.

Help Us Find a New Administrator

Washington Sea Grant has an exciting full time opportunity for an administrator to serve as the senior business and administrative manager. The position provides leadership, strategic thinking and expertise to maintain the efficiency and success of WSG’s fiscal, human resources and operational responsibilities. Learn more

June 17

Pt Defiance Beach Clean Up

Join volunteers every third Saturday of the month to help keep Tacoma’s public beaches clean for people and marine life alike.

June 17

Fisheries Day at Ballard Locks

Visit the WSG booth at the annual Fisheries Day at the Ballard Locks – we will be part of the Locks Centennial Commemoration this year!

June 24

Shellfest 2017

A day of beach walks with WSG staff, exhibits and special children’s activities on Camano Island.


WSG News

Crab Team

The Coast Nerd Gazette

The Washington Coast Economist
On the Water’s eEdge

Sea Life



2017 Request for Proposals

WSG is now requesting proposals for one- to two-year projects from investigators at academic, research and education institutions throughout the state of Washington. Full proposals due: 5:00 p.m. PST, June 1, 2017.

Program Development

WSG sets aside a portion of its federal budget for small grants that allow timely responses to new or changing needs and provide the capacity to plan and begin implementation in emerging program areas.