Celebrating 50 Years of service in research, outreach and education.
In honor of the 50th anniversary of Washington Sea Grant, we’re digging through our photo archive to share moments from our program’s history. Senator Warren G. Magnuson, rumored to be pictured here advocating for the establishment of Washington Sea Grant (c. 1970 in Olympia), was a long term supporter of WSG and advocate for environmental issues.
In case you missed the live event, the recording is now available online. Enjoy!
The Lower Columbia River Estuary Partnership and partners received a grant from the National Coastal Resilience Fund to develop community-based hazards and habitat resilience planning.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of a little-known, but highly successful mariner’s agreement known as the “Crabber/Towboat Lane Agreement,” providing a positive example of what can be accomplished between disparate groups when both parties are committed to finding common ground.
King tides, the annual extreme-high tides that occur whenever the moon is closest to Earth, offer a glimpse of what our future in Western Washington may look like as sea levels rise. These dramatic events, occurring between November and January this season, provide a great opportunity for communities to develop a preview of shorelines to come.
With funding from the NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science, researchers from Washington Sea Grant, the Northwest Indian College and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will study shellfish-killing toxins.
Federal grants will enable the Tribal Community to revitalize the ancient indigenous mariculture practice.
Washington Sea Grant is celebrating 50 years of providing research, outreach, communications and education to Washington’s marine communities. Find out what activities we have in store.
The National Sea Grant College Program has two federal funding opportunities to advance U.S. aquaculture.
WSG currently has two exciting employment opportunities, for a Temporary Socio Economic Environmental Outreach Coordinator and a Human Resources and Equity Manager.
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.
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!