Celebrating over 50 years of service in research, outreach and education.
Washington Sea Grant continues to help people understand and address the challenges facing Washington’s ocean and coasts.


Three recent graduates announced as finalists for the John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Congratulations to Jillian Every, Devon Lombard-Henley and Leslie (To-Thu) Nguyen!

Summertime on the Salish Sea

A WSG fellow connects with the Puget Sound community over marine conservation at a low tide event hosted by NOAA Science Camp

Who brings your seafood to you? An interview with Dawn Ruquet of Taylor Shellfish Farms

A story of community, connection and, of course, oysters.

Washington Sea Grant receives federal funding to train the next generation of the aquaculture workforce

The funding will be used to create a training program for aquaculture workers and business owners.

Two UW graduate students selected for the 2023 NMFS–Sea Grant Joint Fellowship

Congratulations to Zoe Rand and Anna Simeon!

Congratulations to three Washington Clean Marina recertifications

Port of Everett, Semiahmoo and Narrows Marinas take on water pollution.

Shoreline restoration: community science to monitor effectiveness

A WSG-funded shoreline monitoring project recently published an analysis of restoration effectiveness in the journals Frontiers.

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Map of Puget Sound Area Showing Markers Where WSG Works

Where is Washington Sea Grant? 

Explore the Washington Sea Grant Story Map by clicking any point on the map – and learn what we are up to around the State!

Funding and Fellowships

2023 Climate Ready Workforce NOAA Funding Opportunity

NOAA has announced a federal funding opportunity to support climate ready workforce for coastal states, tribes and territories.

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 implementing emerging programs.

Staff Position Open

WSG has a staff position open: Science Writer (part time/temporary).